How to Get a 1:1 Aide/Para added to your child’s IEP.

How to Get a 1:1 Aide/Para added to your child’s IEP.

Guidelines and Justification for a 1:1 Aide/Para on an IEP. Some schools call them 1:1 aides, some call them paraprofessionals. Here in my state, we call them PCAs. Yes, another special education acronym. But, regardless of what your state calls it, you landed here because you think that your child needs a 1:1 during the…

Distance Learning with a 1:1 Aide or Para | Tips for Success

Distance Learning with a 1:1 Aide or Para | Tips for Success

Online Learning with a 1:1 Aide This post is only a few months old, but it already needs updating. At the time of the original publication, 1:1 learning just couldn’t be done. Most of us were in strict quarantine or lockdown and it wasn’t considered ‘reasonable’ to ask an aide to come to your home….

{Special Education Paraprofessionals} Your IEP has a 1:1 Aide, now what?

{Special Education Paraprofessionals} Your IEP has a 1:1 Aide, now what?

Special Education Paraprofessionals Finally! You did it! You persevered, advocated, stressed, documented and finally…your child has a 1:1 aide or special education paraprofessional on their IEP. Note: If you are wondering How to Get a 1:1 Aide/Para added to your child’s IEP, that’s a different post. Read that one, do the steps, then come back…