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Trump Team May Change Rules on Jobs for Students with Disabilities

Rules involve job paths for those with disabilities
By Christina A. Samuels - EdWeek
July 13, 2018 | Corrected: July 17, 2018

The Trump administration, which has already shown its willingness to cut red tape, has its eyes on a new target: regulations meant to steer youths and adults with disabilities to jobs where they work alongside people who do not have disabilities.

The regulations come from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, which passed with bipartisan support in 2014. The law is overseen by the Rehabilitation Services Administration, which is a part of the U.S. Department of Education.

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