Common Errors in the Development and Implementation of a Section 504 Plan

  • Using a predetermined checklist and checking accommodations or services that are not necessary to ensure Section 504 FAPE.
  • Failing to match services and accommodations with student needs
  • Failing to provide copies and an explanation of the Section 504 plan to everyone responsible for implementation
  • Writing vague plans
  • Providing minimal or no monitoring of the implementation of the plan
  • Failing to get school administration involved with monitoring of Section 504 plan implementation
  • Developing a Section 504 plan for a student with an IEP

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