Special Education Needs – Overcoming the Biggest Hidden Obstacle to Mobility

Published on 27/04/2016

Summary: This pre-recorded knowledge session provided data and useful facts about special education needs from around the world. The discussion reviewed challenges and practical solutions and provide questions for families that will help ensure organizations can mitigate risk and move their valued talent.

Under IDEA, there are 14 categories under which a student is eligible to receive the protections and services promised in the law. They are:

  1. Autism
  2. Deaf-Blindness
  3. Deafness
  4. Emotional Disturbance
  5. Hearing Impairment
  6. Intellectual Disability*
  7. Orthopedic Impairment
  8. Specific Learning Disability
  9. Speech or Language Impairment
  10. Traumatic Brain Injury
  11. Visual Impairment
  12. Multiple Disabilities
  13. Other Health Impairments

Source: https://www.specialeducationguide.com/pre-k-12/what-is-special-education/

Presenter(s) Info:

  • Karen Lee Mah, Director Special Education Needs, School Choice International
  • Laurel Peterson, Special Education Consultant, School Choice International
  • Susan Ginsberg, Executive Vice President, School Choice International

For more information, please contact msi – info@msigts.com