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Blind/Low Vision

According to Article 7 of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA):

 511 IAC 7-41-2 Blind or low vision are defined as:

 Sec. 2. (a) "Blind or low vision", which may be referred to as a visual impairment, means a disability that even with best correction affects the student's ability to use vision for learning, which adversely affects the student's educational performance.

 The term:

      (1) includes a reduced ability or a complete inability to utilize the visual system to acquire information;

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     (2) may include or be limited to a reduction in field of vision.

           (b) Eligibility for special education as a student who is blind or has low vision shall be determined by the student's CCC.

 

 

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