The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

Understanding the Laws Supporting Inclusion

This easy-to-understand booklet reviews the federal laws on inclusion and what they require and prohibit. It clarifies who qualifies for protection under these laws and examines how the laws apply to an OST program. It  assesses the need for case-by-case assessments, reasonable accommodations, and communication access. It also includes tips and information on when accommodations are not “reasonable.”  This resource supports equity.

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Program Design and Management
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Dual Language Learners
Special needs
Kids Included Together (KIT)
Kids Included Together (KIT)
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22 pages
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