Using this information from the readings for this week, prepare a three- to four-page written paper summarizing IDEA, NCLB, ADA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Include a discussion on the following elements:
- The purpose or main function of each law
- The six principles of IDEA
- The six principles of NCLB
- The important elements of Section 504 and ADA. Discuss the difference between Section 504 and IDEA
- The significance of educators having knowledge of these laws when educating students with disabilities
The paper must be three to four pages in length and formatted according to APA style. You must use at least two scholarly sources in addition to the textbook to support your claims. Cite your sources within the text of your paper and on the references page. For information regarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, located within the Learning Resources tab on the left navigation toolbar in your online course.