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Contemplating Manifestation Determinations

Special education law has granted expansive educational opportunities to students with disabilities. Efforts to protect the educational rights of these students sometimes create scenarios that perplex rational people. 799 more words

How Parents Assure Quality Through Persistence

In special education, the most challenging cases schools face aren’t necessarily the ones involving students with the most intense disabilities. Instead, schools might have the greatest difficulty managing cases involving the most demanding parents. 753 more words

Dear Students With IEPs: Your Teachers Are Trying

So you have an IEP. You might wonder why. What is so special about you that you need special education? Maybe it’s something new for you, or maybe you’ve been in the special education system for your entire school career. 1,142 more words

Matter of Paul T. v South Huntington Union Free Sch. Dist. (2015 NY Slip Op 25207)

Being bullied is not itself a legally recognizable disability if it does not rise to the level of adversely impacting educational performance.

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Practice Tips & Helpers

FREE Special Ed Law July 8, 2015 6:30 PM in Montclair

This will be a combination Webinar plus a Live Question & Answer Follow Up.

Wed. July 8, 2015 at 6:30 PM, at the First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave. 31 more words

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FREE SPECIAL EDUCATION LEGAL CONSULTATION -Schedule Appointment Today at Seattle Autism Center

Seattle Autism Center is hosting FREE special education legal consultation appointments

 

If you have a child with autism and currently have a legal concern or conflict with your child’s public school, attorneys with the NW Justice Project will consult with parents on special education issues including the development and implementation of IEP plans, school discipline, expulsion, placement, ESY, 504 plans, etc. 95 more words

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