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Special Education: IDEA

What is IDEA?

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Text reads: Title: What is I D E A? I D E A provides guidance on the identification, evaluation, and provision of special education services to children with disabilities from age 3 to 21.

IDEA guides school systems in identifying, evaluating, and serving children with disabilities.