What to Do if you Disagree with your IEP Team about Goals.

What to Do if you Disagree with your IEP Team about Goals.

I don’t want that IEP goal. I know I’ve told the story several times. The story of my first IEP meeting with my school district. Kevin was 4 and we were meeting about possible kindergarten transition. The overall meeting was one of the worst I’ve ever experienced. So much wrong with it from start to…

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…

Yes, you should consider Special Education Mediation for your IEP Dispute.

Special Education Mediation Mediation, meee–deee-aayyy-shun! I’m singing that in the Cat in the Hat tune. Have you seen that episode where he sings about hibernation? Well, that’s what I think of when people talk about IEPs and mediation. I end up singing that term in my head. But enough about my ear worms. You’re here…