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Special Education Plan Podcast

Special Education

Posted on 02/29/2024at8:35 pm

Patricia DiFranco, attorney for the Family Advocacy Support & Training Program (FAST) at Legal Aid of WV, joins Clint Adams to speak about options for students seeking Special Education Programs in West Virginia schools. Learn about both 504 plans, derived from section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Individualized Education Plans, or IEPs. Who is responsible for determining if your child qualifies for these programs? What are the differences between the two and which is right for your child’s needs? How can your child receive a Temporary 504 plan if they have a concussion, broken limb, or other temporary condition?