Section 504: Glossary

Commonly Used Acronyms in Section 504

ADA - Americans with Disabilities Act

ADD - Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD - Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder

BIP - Behavior Intervention Plan

DNQ - Does Not Qualify

DSM - Diagnostic Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

EOC - End of Course

FAPE - Free Appropriate Public Education

FBA - Functional Behavior Assessment

FERPA - Family Education Rights and Privacy Act

HHSC - Health and Human Services Commission

IAP - Individual Accommodation Plan

IDEA - Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

LRE - Least Restricted Environment

RTI - Response to Intervention

STAAR - State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness

TEA - Texas Education Agency

TEKS - Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

TWC - Texas Workforce Commission

VI - Visual Impairment