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 […]