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Procedural Safeguards

What the law says:

 Sec. 300.121  300.504  Procedural safeguards notice

(1) In general

  (A) Copy to parents

A copy of the procedural safeguards available to the parents of a child with a disability shall be given to the parents only 1 time a year, except that a copy also shall be given to the parents— 700 more words


Landmark Special Education Case Won In Pennsylvania #netde #eduDE #edchat @KilroysDelaware @ed_in_de

A plaintiff prevailed in a very important special education case regarding tuition reimbursement and compensatory damages in Pennsylvania.  The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reversed a decision by a Pennsylvania Special Education Hearing Officer.  185 more words


Video: Early Childhood Transition

I found this video and wanted to share it with you.  It is a great explanation of Early Childhood Intervention Services to Preschool Programs for Children with Disabilities.  16 more words


Big Fight For A Little Girl: Abbie's Story, Retweet, Reblog, and Repost!!! She Needs Our Help! @washingtonpost @nytimes @DianeRavitch @ed_in_de #edchat

Abbie Maas is a 9 year old girl in Florida.  Like any child, she wants the love of her parents most of all.  Abbie has never done something that you and I take for granted.  563 more words

Special Education Acronyms

Many jobs use acronyms to abbreviate technical words used in the profession. In special education the overuse of these acronyms can be confusing. Below is a list of the most used acronyms and what they mean. 1,557 more words