Ask almost any Special Education Advocate, and they'll tell you that Present Levels is the most important section of the IEP. The IEP process can be confusing and overwhelming. But I wholeheartedly … [Read more...]
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Prior Written Notice-PWN How many times have you heard phrases like these, at IEP meetings, when you've suggested something? I don't think he/she needs that.Why don't we 'wait and see' and talk … [Read more...]
Definition of LEA The LEA is a largely misunderstood position or role at IEP meetings. Many times, parents want to exclude the LEA from their IEP meeting! In my professional opinion, that is not a … [Read more...]
Create an IEP Binder. I am so excited about this. This is an idea that I have had in my head for quite some time, I just never was able to make it happen. You know how hard it is to manage IEP … [Read more...]
So, before you read this and say, "Hmph, you're so negative! Not all schools do this!" let me save you the time and email. RTI is an abused system. When done correctly, it works. I've seen it work … [Read more...]
The IEP Process. For me, the IEP process is not something that I pay attention to just once a year and hope for the best. Many do! I'm not trying to shame anyone, but when you contact me and say, … [Read more...]