IDEA ensures that students with disabilities have access to a free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment as well as to other related services. AYPF is particularly interested in how IDEA, in partnership with other laws, can help more youth with disabilities be better prepared for postsecondary education and training and a career and improving the transition planning process.
- March 28, 2019
This resource tool examines how state leaders can leverage ESSA, IDEA, Perkins V, and WIOA to ensure that students are college and career ready.
- January 9, 2018
How ESSA and IDEA Can Support College and Career Readiness for Students With Disabilities: Considerations for States
This brief examines how federal laws can promote meaningful pathways to postsecondary opportunities.
- May 13, 2013
Synopsis:This issue brief is intended to assist state policymakers in better understanding strategies to prepare students with disabilities and special needs f…