Landmark Case Clarifies IDEA Protections for Bullied Special Education Students

By |2019-08-30T15:54:23-04:00May 3rd, 2011|Education, School Discipline, Special Education, Students with Disabilties|

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York recently decided that when bullying affects a special education student’s opportunity to receive an appropriate education, schools have a responsibility to address bullying, take steps to prevent it from occurring in the future