The Lincoln Public Schools acts in accordance with state (Chapter 766
of the Acts of 1972) and federal laws (Individuals with Disabilities
Education Improvement Act of 2004 known as IDEA), regulations and
policies. Under these laws, all eligible children with disabilities are
provided with a free appropriate public education (FAPE) through the
process of identification, evaluation, eligibility determination,
Individualized Educational Program (IEP) development and re-evaluation.