No Disabled Student Left Behind
Jan08

No Disabled Student Left Behind

Reforms to No Child Left Behind are a must, but not at the expense of the achievement and true learning potential of students with disabilities.

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Testing Firms Not Complying with Law on Disabled
Dec29

Testing Firms Not Complying with Law on Disabled

A new federal study criticizes the Justice Department for failing to enforce laws that provide disabled students with special accommodations for taking the SAT, bar exam and other high-stakes tests.

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Peace of Mind for Parents of Children With Disabilities
Dec19

Peace of Mind for Parents of Children With Disabilities

Legislation to help parents with disabled children access the same financial tools that children without a disability have.

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State Legislation Would Mandate Insurance Coverage for Autism Therapies
Jul18

State Legislation Would Mandate Insurance Coverage for Autism Therapies

Autism therapies are denied by many insurance companies in New York, but a measure expected to be signed into law would mandate that they provide coverage.

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Family Crusade Leads to Tax Credits for Special Education
Jul18

Family Crusade Leads to Tax Credits for Special Education

The bill, which became law June 30, allows up to $6,000 a year in tax credits to help pay for private education and therapy for children with special needs.

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