My 19yr old son had an I.E.P. and now my 11 yr old daughter has a 504....I don't see the difference. Is there one?Answer Question
Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:33 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:34 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
The BIGGEST difference is your rights. there are fewer parental rights with a 504. Helpful Link
Answer by But_Mommie at 9:34 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
I agree w/ But mommie- IEP's are more involved, more detailed & offers more options. A 504 is usually for someone w/ a minor learning problem & they don't necessarily last throughout their whole academic life. Check out her link tho. And ask lots of questions at the school.
Answer by Anonymous at 9:40 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
Answer by Crafty26 at 9:44 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
Answer by layh41407 at 9:49 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
Answer by layh41407 at 9:53 PM on Aug. 31, 2012
IEP = Individual education plan
504 = special accommodations are needed (sometimes for a few months to a few years)
Answer by meooma at 4:41 PM on Sep. 1, 2012
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