Links for A.T. Law and Rights

Local Education Links:
Chancellor’s Direction on Assistive Technology located in: "The Continuum of Services for Students with Disabilities"
New York City Guidelines on Student's Rights to Appropriate and Accessible Education Note Info Contained in:
Appendix B on Assistive Technology Use and Services
- NYC Department of Education Assistive Technology Information
- Special Education District 75 Citywide Programs: Assistive Technology Evaluations
- Technology Projects in District 75
STEM
- For Regional Students, The Center for Assistive Technology:
Evaluations

New York State: NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs
TRAID AT Resources http://www.justicecenter.ny.gov/services-supports/assistive-technology-traid

Federal Government Info on AT (outsourced): AT Connects
Guidelines on Student/Worker Rights to AT, AT Database

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 - Schools are required to provide FAPE which includes any related aids and services that meet the individual educational needs of the handicapped person as adequately as the needs of a non-handicapped person. Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 http://www.dol.gov/oasam/regs/statutes/sec504.htm
Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act http://www.section508.gov/

Office of Special Education Programs http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep/index.html?src=mr
Resource Guide to Federal Funding For Technology in Education http://www.ed.gov/Technology/tec-guid.html
IDEA Practices http://www.cec.sped.org/Policy-and-Advocacy/Current-Sped-Gifted-Issues/Individuals-with-Disabilities-Education-Act?sc_lang=en