Our goal is to help both teachers and parents navigate all the jargon and bureaucracy, to figure out what the children need, and to make sure they get it.
A Parent Guide to Special Education, the IEP Process and School Success. The words special education can be confusing, frightening and overwhelming to any parent. The goal of this site is to educate you so that you can be the best, possible advocate for your child.
2 ABOUT THIS GUIDE This Guide has been developed to provide an overview of the special education process. It discusses the definition of special education, the rights ...
The Guide explains the special education law in clear terms so that parents can learn the vocabulary, navigate the special education system, and become an effective advocate for their children. The Guide is especially geared to assist North Carolina parents.
Preface; Introduction; The Basic Special Education Process Under IDEA; A Closer Look at the IEP; Contents of the IEP; Additional State and School-System Content
NYSUT: A Union of Professionals. NYSUT represents more than 600,000 teachers, school-related professionals, academic and professional faculty in higher education ...
A Guide to Disability Rights Laws - This guide provides information about the laws that apply to people with disabilities, including the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), which explains the right to a public education and the requirement for Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).
Contact the Special Education Director/Supervisor of the school system. Make him/her aware of the concerns and provide the results of any contact with the teacher, principal, etc. Call the Tennessee Department of Education Office of General Counsel and ask to speak with the IDEA Complaint Investigator assigned to the school system.
PARENT’S GUIDE TO SPECIAL EDUCATION / 3 INTRODUCTION P arents play an important role in the education of their children, especially parents of children
A Parent’s Guide to Special Education. Written by the Federation for Children with Special Needs in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Education ...