What is an IEE?

An IEE is an Independent Educational Evaluation.  If, after the school district evaluates your child, you, as a parent, disagree with that evaluation, you have the right to obtain an independent educational evaluation of your child.  Parents may either pay for this...

Section 504: The Basics

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a federal law that prohibits institutions that receive federal funds from discriminating against individuals with a disability.  In the college and university setting, this means that if your university receives federal...

What is the LRE?

Under the IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act), there is a concept outlined called the Least Restrictive Environment, or LRE. The same concept also exists under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. For the purposes of this article, we will be...

Overview of DORA

The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (or DORA) regulates a variety of industries and professions, including barber shops, addiction counselors, pharmacists, certified nurse aides, nurses and physicians. DORA is composed of several divisions that, with the...