School Resources

Informing your child's school personnel about Juvenile Myositis is important. Parents have reported a variety of avenues they have taken in order to do this. Depending on your child's situation and your school district, the following information may be of assistance to you:

Communicating with Your Child’s Educators

504 and IEP Plan Information

State Resource Sheets for Disability Related Issues

Special Education & Rehabilitative Services Legislation (IDEA & The Rehabilitation Act)

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

The Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP)

IEP's versus 504 Plans

Guide to the Individualized Education Program