On June 1, the Department of Education launched a new [https://sites.ed.gov/idea/ Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) website] with increased search capabilities, resources, and documents.
http:// idea.ed.gov Individuals with Disabilities Education Act] (IDEA) ensures that disabled children get the right [[Educational Justice|educational]] and related services. Before it passed in 1975, only one in five disabled kids went to public school.[http://www.air.org/resource/essa-students-disabilities]
According to the [https://www.ed.gov/ U.S. Department of Education’s] (DOE) IDEA informational resource: “The IDEA governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention, special education, and related services to more than 6.5 million eligible infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities.” [https://sites.ed.gov/idea/about-idea/]