[R-0001] S1. Laws, Policies, Procedures, and Ethical Principles

Citation: Kredich, M. (February, 2014). EDUCATE-ABLE: A history of educating children with disabilities in America (CPIR). [YouTube Video]. Retrieved from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMpay6mdLYw [or enter history of educating children with disabilities in Americain your search window].

Abstract: This 7:55 minute video provides a brief history of special education services in America. Concepts and information presented relate to free appropriate public education (FAPE), the Individualized Education Program (IEP), Least Restrictive Environment, Parent Centers, The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), and The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The developer of this video, Miles Kredich, has a twin brother with autism.

Integration: The information in this video fits well with content presented in Child, Family and Community, Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Child Development.

Content Focus: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); Autism; Child, Family and Community; Free Appropriate Education (FAPE); Inclusion; Individualized Education Program (IEP); Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA); Introduction to Early Childhood Education; Least Restrictive Environment (LRE); Parent Centers; Parent Rights; Parent Participation; Related Services; Special Education

Notes: Instructors may want to pair this resource with the video NYC Health: Early Intervention Program as it reviews the current approach to providing early intervention services.