How to Get School Accommodations

Section 504 applies to students with ADHD, but some parents are still having trouble getting school accommodations. So the OCR wrote a letter. I’ll read you my favorite parts of the new guidelines here and share what you can do to make sure your ADHD child gets their educational needs met.

Thanks to teacher brain Jo Meleca-Voigt for consulting on this video!

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The Full OCR Letter and Resource Guide – 
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/letters/colleague-201607-504-adhd.pdf

CHADD highlights the main points:
http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD/About-ADHD/ADHD-Weekly-Archive/Newsletter-Article.aspx?id=99

Know Your Rights: Students With ADHD:
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/dcl-know-rights-201607-504.pdf

ADDitude mag’s ebook:
http://additude.mybigcommerce.com/the-complete-iep-504-guide/?utm_source=eletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=august

Understanding Special Education Funding:
http://www.understandingspecialeducation.com/special-education-funding.html

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Posted on August 24, 2016 by Therapist Nicki
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