Guide – Human Rights and Education in Ontario – A general guide for students

This guide for students with disabilities, provides a basic understanding of some important laws that give them rights in the education system in Ontario.

It includes information on:

  • What is the Human Rights Code and Why Does it Matter to Me?
  • How is disability defined?
  • Who decides what my accommodations are?
  • Does my school have to give me any accommodation I want?
  • What can I do if I believe my rights were violated?