What are LRE and FAPE under IDEA?
WORKSHOP TITLE: What are LRE and FAPE under IDEA?
SPEAKER: Mitchell L. Yell, Ph.D., Fred and Francis Lester Palmetto Chair in Teacher Education, Special Education at University of South Carolina
DATE: Wednesday, October 6, 2021
LOCATION: Zoom Meeting
TIME: 10:00 am – 11:30 am EST
DESCRIPTION OF WORKSHOP: Two central principles of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) are free appropriate public education (FAPE) and least restrictive environment (LRE). What do these terms really mean? How do we, as parents, make sure that FAPE and LRE are truly being provided?