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Diverse: issues in higher education does a round-up of scholars expressing concern that if brett kavanaugh is confirmed as a supreme court justice that could lead to the end of affirmative action policies. Special education professional ethical principles (pdf version) professional special educators are guided by the cec professional ethical principles, practice standards, and professional policies in ways that respect the diverse characteristics and needs of individuals with exceptionalities and their families. Current legal topics by topic provide commentary and recommended resources on issues and events law of twenty jurisdictions on the right to education, and. Complaints handled by ocr involving either or both section 504 and title ii may include, but are not limited to, issues such as the appropriate screening for and provision of special education services, the accessibility of school facilities, the availability of auxiliary aids for impaired students and the inter-school discipline of students.
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