Do I Have to Sign?

Parents are asked to sign paperwork when services begin, when changes are made, and if services end. Let’s not stop there. Parents must sign before any assessments begin. Parents must sign that they attended meetings. Parents sign that they received…Read More

Prior Written Notice (PWN)

I was emailed the following question from Melodee: “….I also wonder if you would write something on pwn-prior written notice. When it comes into play, who should initiate, does the parent have to request or should the school automatically provide…Read More

7 Things Parents Should Know Prior to Going to an IEP Meeting

It’s getting to be that time of year again… IEP Season! It is unfortunate, but IEP meetings can bring tremendous anxiety to parents. Some parents stress about these meetings, while others seem very confident and collected. Any discussion, where your…Read More

The Benefits of an Inclusion Classroom

What is an Inclusion Classroom?Looking in, an inclusion classroom may look exactly like a regular education classroom. But there are some significant differences. Typically the inclusion classroom has two teachers, a regular education teacher and a special education teacher who…Read More