LEAP Levin Eduction Access Project

Federal administrative rules for special education

Federal Administrative Rules for Special Education


Legal Information

Link to US Department of Education IDEA Information

Training


The Counsel of Parent Attorneys and Advocates hold an annual convention with training and breakout session on areas related to IEP, reading programs to name a few.  The 2014 seminar will be held in Baltimore on March 6-9, 2014.  Go to Copaa.org for details.

Planning for IEPs


There are a number of books that Parents may utilize to be better prepared for IEP meetings. Better IEPs by Dr. Barbara Bateman, and From Emotion to Advocacy by Pete and Pam Wright.

Wrights Law


This site provides all things special education including but not limited to books, case law, videos and information on subscriptions.

Relevant Reading

The federal regulations:

Last Updated on August 21, 2013
HAWAII ADMINISTRATIVE RULES TITLE 8 
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION SUBTITLE 2
EDUCATION CHAPTER 60

​Last Updated on August 21, 2013

Hawaii Administrative Rules

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the nation. 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. Infants and toddlers with disabilities (birth-2) and their families receive early intervention services under IDEA Part C. Children and youth (ages 3-21) receive special education and related services under IDEA Part B.
idea.ed.gov