Archive — Month: April 2017


Published: April 27th, 2017

What is the FAPE standard under the IDEA?

In March 2017, the US Supreme Court, in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, clarified the FAPE standard and ruled unanimously that IEPs must be “reasonably calculated to enable a child to make progress in light of the child’s circumstances.” The Court rejected the petitioner’s view that the IDEA requires schools to provide educational [Read more…]