What Is Section 504? Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a civil rights law prohibiting discrimination on the basis of disability. It
FAPE is an acronym that is often heard within the special education community. It stands for “free appropriate public education,” a right that all students with disabilities are entitled to receive. This article will take a closer look at FAPE and explore what it means for students, educators, parents, and guardians.