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Chapter : Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
- INTRODUCTION 695
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 696
- INFORMATION SOURCES 698
The Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) directs, coordinates, and recommends policy for programs that are designed to meet the needs and develop the full potential of children with disabilities through the provision of special educational programs and services. This includes providing independent living and vocational rehabilitation services and disseminating information about services, programs, and laws affecting persons with disabilities. To accomplish these goals and raise the expectations for all people with disabilities and the community ...