504 Plan Accommodations for Anxiety Do you have a worrier? I am a worrier and I have a worrier. So far we’ve been able to manage his anxiety without too much intervention or a 504. This one is requested so often in our Facebook group. I’m sorry that it has taken me so long to […]
IEP goals, IEP goal banks, 504 accommodations and strategies:
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Fine Motor Skills on your IEP Remember this? If you’re a Gen X’er like me, you definitely remember this Tupperware toy. Ah, those were the days, when parents just let us play. When I was young enough to play with this toy, IEPs didn’t even exist. There was no such thing as an IEP goal […]
Practical Money Skills Remember 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. However, for kids with IEPs, it is […]
What is a 504 plan? Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a federal law designed to protect the rights of individuals with disabilities in programs and activities that receive Federal financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Education. Section 504 provides: “No otherwise qualified individual with a disability in the United States . . […]
Reading Programs “How do I get Wilson Reading Program added to my child’s IEP?” That’s a question that comes up a lot in the Facebook group. And several reading programs come up in the discussion. So how do you know? What reading program will help your child? This is one area of IEPs where I […]
Study Skills IEP Goals and Accommodations I’m a good learner, but I’m terrible at studying. Always have been. Other than re-reading chapters and notes and rote memorization, I never knew what studying was. I think many students struggle with study skills, particularly if you have an IEP and/or struggle with executive functioning skills. If a […]