Nyla: By law, can the school make my children repeat 2nd grade again? I’ve been looking and researching and see that retention begins in the 3rd grade. There isn’t a Continue Reading →
Ralph: How long after you request a reevaluation must the school conduct the reevaluation? My son is in the CD (Communication Disorder) self contained class and also has other items Continue Reading →
Stacey: If a child’s disability is in reading and the school district has a reading specialist. Can the parent request a pre and post reading assessment?
Krissy: I am a special education teacher at a BOCES for alternate assessment. Our school has not had a speech therapist for 17 students. The students should be receiving services, Continue Reading →
Kelsey: Kindergarten is half day in our school district (option to be in AM or PM class). I would like my daughter to enroll in the PM kinder (starts at Continue Reading →
Vanessa: My daughter has an IEP for ADHD (according to first ETR). Subsequently she was found having dyslexia, dyscalculia and written expression disorder by private evaluation. Also high IQ, gifterd. Continue Reading →
D: Are therapists required to make up missed therapy sessions if my child is sick?
Jessica: My child is 7 and still has the DD label. We are up for re-evaluation (in Virginia). She has come so far in the last 2 years but clearly Continue Reading →
Hollie: My son is diagnosed dyslexic 4th grade student with dysgraphia reading on a 2nd grade level with 5% word decoding skills. He had Fundations for a year and improved Continue Reading →
Pam: Deadline for Eligibility Meeting is 10/31. School scheduled meeting for 10/26 and did not give 10 day notice. Testing not complete as of 10/21. Parents requested draft copies of Continue Reading →