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Monday, February 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Robert K. Crabtree 2017 Diane Lipton Award Winner »
The COPAA Board of Directors is pleased to announce Robert K. Crabtree as the recipient of the 2017 Diane Lipton Awar...
Monday, February 15, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
Debra Liva is Recipient of 2016 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Advocacy »
The COPAA Board of Directors is pleased to announce that The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc. has chosen...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
COPAA Meets with NEA President: Urges Action to Support Teaching to Diverse Learners »
COPAA issued a statement expressing horror, angst and disgust of our members  this past weekend when Lily Esklesen...
Monday, November 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
COPAA Condemns NEA Pres. Remarks: Urges NEA to Embody Good Work of Teachers to Support All Students »
Teachers are the front line of service for every student and the reason any child receives a quality and appropriate educa...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Denies Cert in Ridley School District v. M.R. »
  On May 18, 2015 the United States Supreme Court declined to grant  Ridley School District's petition for cert...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Valerie Vanaman, Esq. is the 2015 recipient of the Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Advocacy »
The COPAA Board of Directors is pleased to announce that  Valerie Vanaman, Esq. is the 2015 recipient of the ...
Sunday, November 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Sandy Hook Report Emphasizes Need to Fully Fund and Implement the IDEA »
The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc. (COPAA) is a national organization whose members work with schools and...
Thursday, August 21, 2014   (2 Comments - view/add)
Parents Realize Successful Closure in Long Legal Battle for Daughter’s Rights »
On August 1, 2014, the Ninth Circuit Appellate Commissioner issued a decision in favor of the parents awarding long overdu...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Stay Put Essential to Protecting Student Rights During Hearing Pendency »
In its  amicus brief , filed July 28, the  National School Boards Association and the National Association of...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Research: The Sexual Maltreatment of Students with Disabilities in American School Settings »
Many COPAA members participated in the research on the sexual abuse of students with disabilities in American sc...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study Finds Reading Instruction Can Be Effective for Students with low IQs »
Study Finds Reading Instruction Can Be Effective for Students with Below Average IQs A longitudinal randomized...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Rejects Bright-Line Test For Intellectual Disability »
Supreme Court Rejects Bright-Line Test For Intellectual Disability By   MICHAEL DOYLE, MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREA...
Monday, February 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Advocacy Winners Announced »
The COPAA Board of Directors is delighted to announce this year’s winners of the Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Advo...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013   (2 Comments - view/add)
Use of Seclusion Room Violates Constitutional Rights »
Case Summary and Analysis: Payne v. Peninsula School District Robin Pick, Esq., COPAA Legal Analy...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Join the Stop Hurting Kids Campaign »
Stop Hurting Kids is a National Campaign to End Restraint and Seclusion Abuse in Schools COPAA has teamed up with ot...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013   (2 Comments - view/add)
Terrie A. Rymer COPAA 2013 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Educational Advocacy Award Recipient »
2013 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Educational Advocacy The COPAA Board of Directors of the Council of Parent At...
Thursday, January 31, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
A New Mexico May Face Loss of Special Education Funds »
New Mexico May Face Loss of Federal Special Education Funds Christine Samuels, Ed Week, January 30, 2013 A New Me...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
8th Circuit Rules Student Denied Equal Opportunity to Benefit From Medical School »
MA v.Creighton University on Appeal from United States District Courtfor the District of Nebraska - Omaha Submitted: No...

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