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Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy
Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy - The Special Education Survival Guide, 1st edition (ISBN 1-892320-08-8) by Pamela Wright and Peter Wright, published by Harbor House Law Press, was replaced by the new second edition in November, 2005.
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition,
has been revised to reflect
changes in IDEA 2004 and No Child Left Behind. The second edition
about various tests that are used in evaluations - intellectual
or cognitive tests including the WISC-IV, educational achievement
tests, speech and language tests, and more.
superb reference, From Emotions To Advocacy
is very highly recommended reading for all parents of children in
need of adapted or special education services .. . Filled with tips,
tricks, and techniques and an immense wealth of resources, from
Internet sites and advocacy organizations to worksheets, forms,
and sample letters . . . " Midwest
the Book is Organized
One: Getting Started.
Basic advocacy skills
Two: Advocacy 101.
Schools as bureaucracies and the rules of the game
Three: The Parent as Expert.
Why you must become an expert about your childs disability and
Section Four: Special Education Law.
section, you will learn about:
Section Five: Tactics and Strategies.
In this section, you will learn about:
The Rules of Adverse Assumptions, proof and evidence,
and image and presentation
Appendix A to the special education regulations about IEPs, the parental
role, and transition
Special Education Law
Peter W. D. Wright and Pamela Darr Wright
is published by
Harbor House Law Press, Inc.