Skip to Main Content

Teacher Education: Special Education

Browzine Special Education Journals

Getting Started

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act - Section 300.39 Special Education

(1) Special education means specially designed instruction, at no cost to the parents, to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability, including—

          (i) Instruction conducted in the classroom, in the home, in hospitals and institutions, and in other settings; and

          (ii) Instruction in physical education.

(2) Special education includes each of the following, if the services otherwise meet the requirements of paragraph (a)(1) of this section—

           (i) Speech-language pathology services, or any other related service, if the service is considered special education rather than a related                      service under State standards;

           (ii) Travel training; and

           (iii) Vocational education.

See full Section 300.39 here


Resources by Topic

Helpful Websites