Is My Teacher or Therapist Qualified?  | Highly Qualified | HQT

Is My Teacher or Therapist Qualified? | Highly Qualified | HQT

How to Find Out if a Teacher or Therapist is certified. “How do I check if a teacher or therapist is qualified?” “I bet she’s not even qualified!” I hear questions and sentiments like these all the time. And like many IEP issues, there’s much more below the surface. Let’s dig in. HQT Highly Qualified…

13 Questions to Ask School Board Candidates | IEP | Special Education

13 Questions to Ask School Board Candidates | IEP | Special Education

Questions for School Board Candidates “I’d go, but what would I ask?” I always encourage IEP parents to attend candidate forums. But that is the response I get so often. You want to inquire about school board candidates and their opinions on special education, IEPs and inclusion. But it can be intimidating, because you can’t…

One Mom’s IEP Battle, and What She Discovered.

One Mom’s IEP Battle, and What She Discovered.

The Special Education Battle. I woke up this morning and put my armor on. I am weary and broken, but there is still a war to fight. They have strength in numbers. I have strength in tactics. They have strength in resources. I have strength in strategy. They have strength in deception. I have strength…