14 Tips for Writing an OCR Complaint that gets Noticed | IEP | 504

14 Tips for Writing an OCR Complaint that gets Noticed | IEP | 504

OCR Complaint I know, we complain too much. What can I say, it’s a complaints-based system. One of the remedies that parents have in special education is to file a complaint with your Office of Civil Rights. It’s easy, and it’s not. But, don’t be intimidated. One of the ways you can create change is…

What to do if your School or Teacher is Violating the 504 Plan | 8 Action Items for Parents

What to do if your School or Teacher is Violating the 504 Plan | 8 Action Items for Parents

Not Following 504 Plan Ok, your child has a 504 Plan. You provided the necessary documentation and they drew it up. You think it’s pretty good and will help your child. Then, you hear anecdotes from your child that your school is not following the 504 Plan. The protections of a 504 plan are fewer…

Hey IEP Moms! You complain too much!

Hey IEP Moms! You complain too much!

Hey, Special Needs Moms-You complain too much! Really, you do. I mean, c’mon already. Aren’t you tired of all the complaining? I am. No, really, I am. Special needs moms, dads….anyone who is closely connected to the special needs community…we all complain too much. And it’s exhausting. Did you know that the laws that are…