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History of Federal Disbalilty Legislation in the United States of America

Timeline created by prescotw in Politics
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Classroom1850s Historical Observations Physicians began learning about children and their intellectual and developmental expectionalilites.
222720 32302213816 32298208816 598954 9410 n Council for Exceptional Children The Council for Exceptional Children was created to organize teachers who are working with children and their exceptionalities. Communites wanted to focus on the individual and and his or her disablility because they were interested in the child's treatment and needs.
0003318 Dr. Sam Kirk Dr. Kirk organized special education.
Allchildrencanlearn Public Law In 1963, Public Law was established to work with children who were diagnosed with special needs such as developmental and intellectual disabilities. Funds were disbursed to professionals to respond, educate, and work with. Legislation ensured that these indiviuals can have an "open door," to their education.
Fape main FAPE FAPE (Free and Appropiate Public Education) A strong state and legislative branch that provides a history of court decisions made in legislation.
1970 16 PARC (Pennsylvania Association for Retarded Citizens) In 1972 this was created to give favor to children and their exceptionalitites.
Civil right Rehabilitation Act This act under legislation provides legislation to children who need legislation when rights of the individual with the disablility are denied.
Thumbnail Americans with Disabilities Act Provide rights to people with disbalitlies. These rights are garanteed to any person without any criticism to one's origin, race, nationality, gender, or religion.
Thumbnail Legislation The federal government enacted a legislation used to provide children their rights to a free education.
Elt200803110740175894633 Education for All Hanicapped Children Act This act was taken in affect to allow any child who is handicapped with their own freedom to a free and appropiate education that focuses on special education to fit that child's specific wants and needs.
Handicap sign The Education for All Handicapped Children Act $3 Billion dollars were spent by the U. S. federal government to account for children with disabilities.
1790 march4 Education of th handicapped Act Amendments of 1986 This act provided the money to develop, plan, reseach, and conduct, any programs to help service individuals with disabilities and their families.
Round nclb logo NCLB (No Child Left Behind Act) This act ensures that all children whether under legislation or not are provided an education based on their level of need.
Idea main IDEA IDEA (Individuals with Disablilities Act) is designed to strenghten and improve education with children who have disbablitles. This federal legislation act focuses on the specific and special attention the child needs.