IEP Placement: Private and Out-of-DistrictAhhh...you're finally there. After months (maybe years!) of IEP meetings, you and your school district have agreed that your child needs a private placement. Success! Finally, no more stagnating, no more regression. Your child will …[Read More...] about What to do when your desired (out-of-district) IEP placement rejects your child.
How to Organize and Learn the IEP Process
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SUDEPI was at a seminar at our local children's hospital, to teach parents about epilepsy. I asked the neurologist, "It seems there is a lot of information about seizures and all that...but I never hear anything about SUDEP and that is what worries me most. Is there any new …[Read More...] about SUDEP. It’s time to say the word.
Compensatory EducationIf your school district does not give your child the special education services they are supposed to, you may be able to get what is known as compensatory education. AKA Comp Ed, for short.What is Comp Ed?Compensatory education or comp-ed, …[Read More...] about IEP Compensatory Education (Comp Ed): What is it? How do I get it?
Practical Money SkillsRemember when we were little, and we thought nickels were worth more than dimes, just because they were bigger? Ah, those were the days. As part of adulting, we need to teach our kids practical money skills.Money as a topic usually falls under math. …[Read More...] about 15 IEP Goals for Practical Money Skills.