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Resolve Your Child’s Educational Misconceptions with the aid of Special Education Attorney.

Several parents, who have learning disorders and special requirements, might face several problems. The decisions would base on their kids IEP or 504 strategies will have an impact for years to come. 452 more words

Education

Education Spotlight: Evaluating the Needs of Students with Disabilities

Before children are placed in special education, they must be evaluated to determine whether they have a disability that requires special education services. If so, they are eligible for services under the IDEA. 238 more words

Superintendent Determination of Graduation with a Local Diploma - NYSED Special Education Field Advisory

June 2016 

SPECIAL EDUCATION FIELD ADVISORY

From: Patricia J. Geary 

Subject: Superintendent Determination of Graduation with a Local Diploma

At the June 2016 meeting, the New York State Board of Regents approved through emergency action an amendment to  33 more words

Practice Tips & Helpers

Guidance on Procedures Relating to Special Education Impartial Hearings--Special Education Field Advisory

June 2016 

SPECIAL EDUCATION FIELD ADVISORY

From: Patricia J. Geary

Subject: Guidance on Procedures Relating to Special Education Impartial Hearings

PDF Version of Memo  

The purpose of… 28 more words

Practice Tips & Helpers

Band Plan

I met last week with the high school band director who had attempted to tell me that he didn’t think marching band was a good idea for The Boy, based on the experiences of a boy on the spectrum that had been in it last year. 339 more words

Special Needs Parenting

Education Spotlight: Least Restrictive Environment

Least Restrictive Environment

What does “least restrictive environment” (or LRE) mean? LRE charges schools to integrate students with disabilities with students without disabilities. So, how does the Court determine the LRE? 125 more words

IDEA protection and rights.

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a federal law that provides protection for children with disabilities. The act ensures that children with disabilities are entitled to a Free Appropriate Public Education. 377 more words