The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law passed in 2004 to ensure that all children receive an education and services neccessary to them. The law requires that special education services and teachers are available to assist those children with learning disabilities or physical handicaps. Learn all about the history and effect of this law with informative articles and personal experience of teachers, students, administrators and parents.
Federal funding under IDEA requires that states provide provisions for “free appropriate education” for students with disabilities. Students with hearing impairments must be provided with resources and services that are specifically designed in the IEP.
IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) is an act of Congress enacted in 1975 to ensure a Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) for students with special needs in school communities.