OSSE Webinar: Understanding and Implementing Section 504

December 9, 2019 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Location: online webinar


Join OSSE for a webinar training that explores both the law and theschool’s role for Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Section 504 is a civil rights law that requires school districts to provide eligiblestudents with disabilities a free appropriate public education (FAPE). Section 504 contains non-discrimination requirements which states that all students with a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one ormore major life activities must be protected from discrimination and receive education services that are equal to that of their non-disabled peers.

The webinar training will guide participants through:

  • An overview of Section 504
  • A step-by-step walk-through of the Section 504 process from referral to implementation
  • Section 504 best practices and frequently asked questions

For more information or questions, please contact Angela Awonaike at Angela.Awonaike@dc.gov or (202) 481-3870.