November 16, 2018

Specific Learning Disabilities

Specific Learning Disabilities     The Individuals with Disabilities Act includes special education services for children with specific learning disabilities. And, while the most commonly known […]
November 5, 2018

When Behaviors Affect Learning

When Behaviors Affect Learning Some students with disabilities never exhibit any behavior issues in the classroom. But there are other student’s who have challenges that lead […]
October 31, 2018

No Child Left Behind

No Child Left Behind     The special education law tasks all public school districts with actively seeking out children with special education needs. The law […]
October 10, 2018

Medical Diagnosis and Special Education Law Services

Medical Diagnosis and Special Education Law Services     Oftentimes parents are confused as to why their child, who has a medical diagnosis of Autism, is […]
October 2, 2018

Free Appropriate Public Education

Free Appropriate Public Education     All children who are eligible for special education under the IDEA are entitled to a free appropriate public education, FAPE. […]
September 25, 2018

Procedural Safeguards

Procedural Safeguards     Whenever a parent attends an IEP meeting, or any meeting related to their child’s IEP, the law requires they be offered a […]
September 19, 2018

The Art of Educational Advocacy

The Art of Educational Advocacy Being a parent of a special needs child can be difficult. Even when your child has minimal special needs, the stress […]
September 13, 2018

504 Plan Verses An Individualized Education Program

The 504 Plan Verses an Individualized Education Program There are two legislative acts that protect a child’s educational needs; the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the […]
September 7, 2018

Is Your Child Eligible For Special Education Services?

Is Your Child Eligible For Special Education Services?     In some instances parents have ample evidence that their child is eligible for special education services. […]
August 28, 2018

Learn About Us

Learn About Us Southern California Law Office’s professional staff is made up of parents of children with special needs. As professionals and parents of children with […]