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1/26/2015

Letter from CCD to Senator Lamar Alexander opposing the Every Child Ready for College and Career Act of 2013 (ECRCCA)

The Education Task Force of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities wrote a letter on June 10, 2013 opposing the Every Child Ready for College and Career Act of 2013 (ECRCCA).

pdf File CCD ltr Alexander 2013.pdf [download]
 
 

1/26/2015

National Center for Learning Disabilities-- Assessment & Accountability: Students with Disabilities & The AA-AAS

NCLD believe in for high standards for all students with disabilities. The overwhelming majority of students with disabilities can take the general assessment with accommodations. Therefore, administration of the alternate assessment based on alternate academic achievement standards (AA-AAS) needs to be appropriately limited to students with the most significant cognitive disabilities in order to prevent misuse and overuse.

 
 

1/26/2015

Shared Civil Rights Principles for the Re authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

Shared statement of civil rights principles for the re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)

pdf File 2015-01-13 ESEA Principles Accessible FINAL.pdf [download]