Brooks Pierce attorney Sarah Saint recently discussed the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Child Find during school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The article was published on specialedconnection.com.
The article, “Don't lose sight of IDEA child find during school closures,” discussed what school districts should be doing to identify, locate, and evaluate students suspected of having a disability and needing special education and related services.
Saint advises and litigates on behalf of public and private educational institutions and school boards on a wide range of education law issues, including special education and disability issues, civil rights laws, and tort claims. She also represents businesses in a variety of industries to resolve disputes, litigating in state and federal court when necessary. Saint has a particular focus on diversity and civil rights issues, including issues related to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, and religion.
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