IEP Placements for Special Education Students "Can anyone tell me about this private school?" "Ugh! Why would you choose that instead of inclusion?! That is SO restrictive!" And so the debate about … [Read more...]
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Ahhh...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 … [Read more...]
Special Education and IEP Advocates "$2000?!?!" my husband exclaimed. "Do we really need this for him? "Become an IEP/Special Education Advocate!" the flyer said.We were looking at a brochure … [Read more...]
My school is not following the IEP! It's a common parent complaint. A mom in California recently wrote to me. My son has an IEP plan for his new 7th grade year. In the IEP plan it states that he is … [Read more...]
Did you know that some American students, particularly those in rural areas such as Reservations, may ride the bus for over 2 hours one way? Not exactly rocket science to identify it as a contributing … [Read more...]
Imagine this--your school is planning a field trip. But, they call you and say "Oh, I'm sorry, your child cannot go because he is African-American."Or, "We'd love for your daughter to join us, … [Read more...]