I asked for an IEP and was offered a 504/RTI instead. I have lots of friends who are teachers. One of the many reasons that I am such a huge teacher advocate is because of the stories I hear from … [Read more...]
More IEP advice....
6 Principles of Special Education I have to open this post with a shout out to blog reader Mike T. He emailed me, as a link to this post and the printable was gone. I searched and searched and sure … [Read more...]
Manifestation Determination "Help! The principal called and I have to go to a Manifestation Determination hearing....what do I do?" That's a question I hear often, and while I have done posts on … [Read more...]
Parent Concerns Letter for your IEP Meeting I'm going to wag my finger at you--from this day forward, you do a Parent Concerns Letter for your IEP. Every.single.time. No more "Well I didn't know..." … [Read more...]
Should you go to Due Process without a lawyer? We'd do anything for our kids. Anything.And since some of us have been dealt a less than a favorable hand, that can mean doing battle with your … [Read more...]
I don't want that IEP goal on my child's IEP. I know I've told the story several times. The story of my first IEP meeting with my school district. Kevin was 4 and we were meeting about possible … [Read more...]