Recent Additional Guidance Documents From ED, ISBE, IDPH, AND IDHS (October 15, 2020)

As the 2020-2021 school year is underway, the U.S. Department of Education (ED), the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE), the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), and the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) continue to issue guidance documents concerning school districts’ obligations in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to read … Read more…

U.S. Department Of Education Issues Guidance On Complying With The IDEA And Other Civil Rights Laws During The COVID-19 Pandemic (September 30, 2020)

On Monday, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs published a Question and Answer document concerning the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act’s requirements and providing services to students with disabilities in the current COVID-19 environment. On the same day, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights also published a Question … Read more…