Special Education Law

Class Unique: 28255

Special Education Law

This course investigates the law governing the education of children with disabilities, with a primary focus on the IDEA. Students will become well-versed in special education law by learning the basic regulatory framework, studying critical cases at the Supreme Court level, analyzing the application of various features of administrative law and federal court litigation to the context of special education, and considering the complexities involved in the implementation of the IDEA on the ground, with a focus on Texas. 


Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Wednesday 9:05 - 10:20 am TNH 3.127
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/17/19 1:30 pm 2.123

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed
Will use floating mean GPA if applicable

Textbooks

  • Special Education Law and Practice - Deborah Archer and Richard Marsico
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 2017
      ISBN: 978-1-59460-607-6   (required)