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Unformatted text preview: rrest, not disability Risk of substantial harm to health or safety to self or The Individuals with Disabilities The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Requires public schools to make available to all eligible children with disabilities a free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment appropriate to individual needs.
Special Ed through high school Does not apply to colleges. Compliance in High School
Compliance in High School High School Athletic Associations are indirect recipients of federal funds
Waivers Rules modified for a person with disabilities Casebycase basis Age Limits and Eligibility Student with disabilities take longer to graduate Age 19 Rule Legitimate because it ensures the safety of younger athletes, reduces competitive advantage that could be gaining by using older athletes and encourages the ideals of amateur and fair competition Eight Semester Rule Essential to ensuring student safety and maintaining incentives to Compliance in High School...
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- Spring '08