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Parent Fact Sheet: What Are Public Schools Required to Do When Students with Disabilities Are Bullied?

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This fact sheet covers the following questions: What does a school have to do when a child with a disability is being bullied?, Does it matter if a child has an Individualized Education Program (IEP) or 504 plan?, Where can I go for help? (U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights)

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD Autism Spectrum Disorder Behavior Bullying Deaf-Blind Developmental Delay Elementary Emotional Disabilities Federal Laws Hearing Impairment High School Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Preschool Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (504) Speech/Language Impairment State Laws Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment