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NDRN believes in the right of all students, including those with disabilities, to an equitable and appropriate education in a safe environment, based on access to the general education curriculum. NDRN seeks to accomplish this goal through federal policy work and through the Protection and Advocacy (P&A) Network, who enforce our nation's education laws on the state level.

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No Education Waivers Necessary

Congress has requested Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recommend education waivers that would allow schools to drop services for students with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    Safe and Responsive Schools Center, Indiana University

    February 15, 2017

    Safe and Responsive Schools Center, Indiana University: (Contains information/models re: how school districts can pro-actively create schools that are safe for all students.)

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    NDRN, NASDE Membership Survey

    February 15, 2017

    In September of 2014, the National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) and the National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE) surveyed their members in an effort to better understand the relationship between the state directors of special education and the Protection and Advocacy System (P&As) in the states…

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    Handbook on Collaboration between Parent Centers and Protection and Advocacy Agencies

    February 15, 2017

    This handbook serves as a blueprint on collaboration between the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act funded parent training and information centers (PTIs) and community parent resource centers (CPRCs) and the protection and advocacy (P&A) and client assistance (CAP) programs funded by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The…

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