The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) was enacted to protect children from being denied an education because of their disability.
Getting your child evaluated for supports at school is a process. And you and your child have legal rights every step of the way. Source: Evaluation Rights: What You Need to Know | IDEA | Evaluation Process – Understood
Both Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 plans can offer formal help for K–12 students with learning and attention issues. Source: IEP vs. 504 Plan: What’s the Difference? | Special Education Law – Understood