Parents of children with disabilities from ages three through twenty-one have specific educational rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). These rights are called procedural safeguards. Individuals serving as surrogate parents and students aged eighteen receiving special education services, are also entitled to these rights.
For more intormartion, read The California Department of Education Summary of Parents Rights.
SFUSD Notice of Procedural Safeguards
Special Education Laws and Regulations
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Website
US Department of Education Office of Civil Rights
CA Dept of Education Special Ed Website
F3 Special Education Guide
This page was last updated on June 28, 2022