Welcome to class! In this first week of SPE/300, we examine the history and legal foundations of special education. It is important for all educators to possess a basic understanding of the history and legal principles specific to special education to ensure a quality educational experience for all.
Respond to the following three questions:
What are 2 major laws or policies that influenced special education the most, and why?
Why do you think it’s important for all educators to know these laws and policies?
Review the College’s Conceptual Framework and answer the question.
How does this topic link to the College’s Conceptual Framework and the framework’s philosophical relationship to effective teacher preparation?
Answer & Explanation
In this first week of SPE/300, we examine the history and legal foundations of special education. One major law that has influenced special education is the Individuals with Disabilities Education... View This Answer