Legal References

  • Legal Framework for Child Centered Special Education Process

    The Legal Framework is a statewide leadership project partnering the Texas Education Agency and Region 18 Education Service Center. The project which includes contacts from each educational service center is a compilation of state and federal requirements for special education organized by topic in a user-friendly format. The site includes frameworks, publications, and resources helpful in the special education process. There is a glossary of terms and acronyms, links to laws, rules and guidance; and a search feature.

    CADRE (The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education)

    CADRE (The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education) provides state specific resources, national resources, a literature database, and a continuum of interventions for the stages of conflict.

    CADRE (The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education) also developed "Working Together" - a collection of resources created to facilitate the collaboration between parents, schools, and early childhood programs. This collection includes short videos, a study guide, and related resources categorized by "Listening," "Positions & Interests," and "A Tale of Two Conversations."

    Wright's Law

    Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw.com for accurate, reliable information about special education law and advocacy for children with disabilities.