NEW joint "Dear Colleague Letter" from the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice
Meeting the Communication Needs of Students with Hearing, Vision, or Speech Disabilities Nov 12, 2014Just Announced -
"Meeting the Communication Needs of Students with Hearing, Vision, or Speech Disabilities"
A "Dear Colleague" letter and accompanying Frequently Asked Questions document from Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon, Acting Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Michael K. Yudin, and Vanita Gupta, Acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Justice, concerning effective communication for students with hearing, vision, or speech disabilities in public elementary and secondary schools.
Dear Colleague Letter: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/letters/colleague-effective-communication-201411.pdf
Parent Fact Sheet: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/dcl-factsheet-parent-201411.pdf