Getting Started

Federal Laws That Support Kids With JA in School

Learn about the federal laws that protect the educational rights of your child.

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504 and IEP Obligations at Private or Independent Schools

Private and independent schools may operate under different rules with regards to 504 and IEP plans for children with disabilities.

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FAQs about 504 Plans

This fact sheet tackles myths and questions about 504 plans and helps you to avoid some common mistakes.

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How JA May Affect Your Child at School

Identify the arthritis symptoms that may cause problems at school and learn possible solutions for minimizing their impact.

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Get in-depth information about education rights and setting up a 504 plan or IEP from these resources.

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Glossary of Terms and Acronyms

Learn the common terms and acronyms associated with educational rights and juvenile arthritis.

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Videos on How to Get Started

Get tips and advice from students, parents, school counselors and medical professionals on ways to help students advocate for themselves.

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What's Happening Near You?

Speak to someone in your local area about the latest JA programs and events.

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KGAT News Updates

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