What are the 6 Principles of IDEA? (and How to Apply at every IEP Meeting)

What are the 6 Principles of IDEA? (and How to Apply at every IEP Meeting)

6 Principles of Special Education I have to open this post with a shout-out to blog reader Mike T. He emailed me a link to this post, and the printable was gone. I searched and searched, and sure enough, he was right. So, starting over with the 6 Principles of IDEA. They also go by…

IEP Laws and Regulations for all 50 States | Spreadsheet with Links

IEP Laws and Regulations for all 50 States | Spreadsheet with Links

IDEA: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Several years ago, I was at a fundraiser. It was for an agency that assists disabled people. So, naturally, they had a few people who used the agency speak and give testimonials about how much this agency means to them. I will never forget the story that this one…

{Child Find} What is it? What does it have to do with IEPs?

{Child Find} What is it? What does it have to do with IEPs?

Child Find “That’s a Child Find issue.” “You need to report them for Child Find!” If your child has an IEP and you network with other parents, chances are you have heard these phrases. So what is Child Find? What is Child Find? It’s actually a mandate that is a part of IDEA. And, interestingly…it…