To demonstrate an understanding of the treatment of individuals with disabilities in the past, development of
legislation that impacted the lives and education of individuals with disabilities, application of a current topic
in the field of special education, and connection of federal education policy to special education policy.
Discuss the impact of historical foundations, major legislation and current issues related to the education of
students with disabilities. Include Every Student Succeeds Acts (ESSA) and the principles it is grounded in
an attempt to close the achievement gap that exists for educationally disadvantaged students. Also, talk
about special education with remote learning.
Minimum 2-3 pages. (Content, does not include the title page or reference page)
APA format with formal college level English, references and in text citations as needed to cite your
12 point font, Ariel or New Times Roman, double spaced, title page and references