Nebraska's Tool Kit for Systems Involved in the Education of Students in Out-of-Home Care

Tool A-3
Related Information/Links

Part Six: Diverse Student Populations
Section A. Students with Disabilities/Section 504

The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Students with Disabilities/Section 504. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.


Civil Rights of Students with Hidden Disabilities Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Source: United States Department of Education - Office for Civil Rights – January, 1995)

Frequently Asked Questions on 504 Plans by Parents
(Source: United States Department of Education – Office of Civil Rights – 2009)

JJ / SE Shared Agenda: Tools for Promoting Educational Success and Reducing Delinquency
(Source: National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDE) and National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) – January, 2007)

Make a Difference in a Child's Life: A Manual for Helping Children and Youth Get What They Need in School – Advocating for Children and Youth Who are Out of Home or in Foster Care
(Source: TeamChild and Casey Family Programs Foundation – August, 2006)

Parent's Guide to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
(Source: Poway Unified School District, San Diego, California)

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
(Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services – Office for Civil Rights – 2006)

Verification Guidelines for Children with Disabilities Technical Assistance Document
(Source: Nebraska Department of Education – September, 2008)


Nebraska Websites

Building Bright Futures

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska Department of Education – Special Education Office

Parent Training Institute (PTI) – Nebraska


National Websites

American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education

Casey Family Programs

Mountain Plains Regional Resource Center

National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk

PACER Center, Inc. – Juvenile Justice Program (Minnesota)

Pennsylvania Education Law Center

TeamChild (Washington)

United States Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences' Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)

United States Department of Education – Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) – National Center on Education, Disability and Juvenile Justice (EDJJ)



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