Definition: A child with an Orthopedic Impairment has a severe neurological/muscular/skeletal abnormality that impedes mobility, which prevent the child from receiving reasonable educational benefit from general education.
- Council for Exceptional Children - Position Statement on Specialized Healthcare Procedures
- National Association of Special Education Teachers: Orthopedic Impairments Topic Categories
- National Science Teachers Association - Article: Science for Students with Disabilities
- Project IDEAL Orthopedic Impairments
For more information about Orthopedic Impairment, contact:
Phone: (303) 866-6668
Email Jayne Dougherty