United States Department of Education's "letter to clarify and provide guidance on the Federal obligations of school districts that receive Federal financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Education (the Department) to students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504) and the Department's implementing regulations". (PDF) Read More > US DOE’s Colleague Letter Regarding ADHD
From the Social Security Administration:
Read More > National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) Webinar
Ticket to Work: Choosing a Service Provider That's Right for You!
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:00 - 4:30 PM, ET
If you receive Social Security disability benefits (SSI or SSDI) and want to make more money through work, Ticket to Work can provide the support that you need!
Join us on April 27, 2016, for the latest WISE webinar. We will be presenting information on Social Security programs and rules that may apply to you, such as:
- Ticket to Work and Work Incentives;
- How to choose a service provider that’s right for you; and
- The importance of receiving long-term employment supports after you start working.
Register online at www.choosework.net/wise or call 1-866-968-7842 (V) or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY).
You will receive a registration confirmation message with instructions on how to log in to the webinar. Please be sure to check your spam folder. Registration information will also be available online the day of the webinar.
Wrightslaw From Emotions to Advocacy Conference with Pete Wright, Esq., Wheeling, WV, Friday, April 22, 2016 (wrightslaw.com, link removed)Read More > Wrightslaw From Emotions to Advocacy Conference
United States Department of Education Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Dear Colleague letter from October 23, 2015, regarding children with dyslexia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia. (PDF, ed.gov)Read More > U.S. DOE OSER Letter Regarding Children with Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia