Both Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (504 Plans) can offer formal help for students in grades K-12 with learning and attention issues. While both are similar in some ways they are quite different in others. Below is a link for a chart that compares them side-by-side to help understand the differences. If you need assistance with educational law issues, contact Rick Rousseau at 254-699-9999.
The Difference Between IEPs and 504 Plans, by The Understood Team.