fbpx

Section 504 Plans

504 Plan for School
What is a 504 plan? Section 504 Plans can be confusing to parents.

What’s the difference between a 504 plan and an IEP? You will find answers to all those questions and more in here. Plus 504 plan basics for parents. I also have multiple lists and ideas for 504 accommodations.

Also:

504 plan examples
504 plan accommodations
504 plan for anxiety, adhd

Section 504 is a part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 that prohibits discrimination based upon disability. Section 504 is an anti-discrimination, civil rights statute that requires the needs of students with disabilities to be met as adequately as the needs of the non-disabled are met.

Use the search bar above to answer your specific questions, or browse the information about 504 Plans for schools below.

All children on IEPs have been identified as having a disability and therefore cannot be discriminated against because of their disability under the Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504). All students with IEPs and all students on 504 plans are covered by this civil rights legislation.

juvenile arthritis iep 504

Juvenile Arthritis | 504 Plans and IEP Accommodation Ideas

Juvenile Arthritis | IEP | 504 According to the Arthritis Foundation, over 300,000 American children have Juvenile Arthritis. The most common type of arthritis in children is called juvenile idiopathic arthritis (idiopathic means “from unknown causes”). There are several other forms of arthritis affecting children. Juvenile arthritis is a rheumatic disease or one that causes loss …

Juvenile Arthritis | 504 Plans and IEP Accommodation Ideas Read More »

juvenile arthritis iep 504
what is a 504 plan

What is a 504 Plan? 6 Things a Parent Should Know | Protecting Disabled Students

What is a Section 504 plan? Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a federal law designed to protect the rights of individuals with disabilities in programs and activities that receive Federal financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Education. Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act was the first disability civil rights law to be enacted …

What is a 504 Plan? 6 Things a Parent Should Know | Protecting Disabled Students Read More »

section 504 plans
insufficient 504 plan

3 Indications that You Have an Insufficient 504 Plan at School. (And How to Make it Right!)

Student 504 Plan 504 Plans certainly have their place in our education system. After all, they guarantee access to a student’s education, when a disability may be prohibiting access. What’s unfortunate is that I see too many 504 Plans being handed out to pacify parents and avoid IEP evaluations. Or, when a 504 plan is …

3 Indications that You Have an Insufficient 504 Plan at School. (And How to Make it Right!) Read More »

section 504 plan bad