Administration

IDEA Disciplinary Procedures for Students with Disabilities

This week’s Tool of the Week, “IDEA Disciplinary Procedures for Students with Disabilities,” outlines the procedures that must be followed as part of and subsequent to the decision to remove a student with disabilities from school. This tool comes from A Principal’s Guide to Special Education, Third Edition.   Want to know more about appropriate disciplinary actions for students with ...

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Parent Input Form: Employability Skills

Use this week’s Tool to get parents’ input in helping their child succeed with employability skills. The form provides an easy checklist to help teachers and parents see what areas a student already knows or will work toward for employment. This Tool of the Week comes from Teach Smart: Practical Strategies & Tools for Educators.

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ADA Amendments Act Impact on Student 504 Eligibility

The intricate definition of a physical or mental impairment impacts the implementation of Section 504 for school counselors and school staff. This Tool of the Week provides examples of the impact of the law in different areas of student eligibility. This Tool of the Week comes from What School Counselors Need to Know About Special Education and Students With Disabilities ...

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Disability Services Research Forms

The college search and application process can raise questions for all students, but student with disabiltiies may have even more considerations in choosing which schools to apply to. This week’s Tool helps students research college disability services–knowing what questions to ask and what information to gather as they research colleges or transition to the college environment and need accommodations. This ...

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