SECTION 504 OF THE REHABILITATION ACT (504 “COMMITTEES”)

Section 504 is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities. Section 504 ensures that students with medical or other disabilities have equal access to an education. Qualified students may receive accommodations and modifications planned by persons knowledgeable about the students, the meanings of evaluation data, and placement and accommodation options. Information and resources on 504 are provided below.

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