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Day 43 - Section 504

Section 504 of the the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination of individuals based on disabilities. The act ensured that...

Day 40 - CEC Professional Standards

The Council for Exceptional Children first published the Professional Standards for Personnel in Education of Exceptional Children in...

Day 39 - CEC State Chapters

In 1947 the Council for Exceptional Students authorized the establishment of state chapters of the organization. Today, CEC has a unit in...

Day 34 - 1965 Medicaid Amendments

Under Title XIX of the the social security act the Medicaid program was enacted to provide health care services to several groups of...

"It is the boast of Americans that every child has opportunity of school education but it is true that many children- through no fault of their own- get nothing from education. Not education but the right education should be our boast."

- Elizabeth Farrell