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The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a United States federal law that was signed into law by President George H. W. Bush in 1990 and had significant amendments in 2004. IDEA regulates how states and public agencies provide educational related services to children ages 0 - 21 who have been diagnosed with a disability.
For more information on IDEA, click on the link- http://idea.ed.gov/
For information concerning services in your local area, contact the director in your area.
Additional & Beneficial Information Relating to Education
This mini guide provides guidelines how to develop an effective IEP for children with Deaf-Blindness.
The Pop-up IEP explains the possibility responses that could have been heard from IEP meetings. This website gives you support with how to answer to the responses in the best manner as possible.
(IEP related information/materials for D/HOH- still searching)