chapter  6
Financing Education for Children with Special Needs
ByBruce D. Baker, Preston C. Green, III, Matthew J. Ramsey
Pages 18

With the passage of PL 94-142, the Education for all Handicapped Children Act, now the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), in 1975, states and local school districts were mandated to provide a free and appropriate public education (FAPE) to all children with disabilities.