Wrightslaw  l  Wrightslaw Way Blog  l  IDEA 2004  l  Store  l  Yellow Pages for Kids

 Home > Mission; the Wrightslaw Story; Pete & Pam Wright - Up Close and Personal

The Special Ed Advocate newsletter
It's Unique ... and Free!

Enter your email address below:

2018 -2019 Training Programs

Sept 20 - St. Paul, MN

Oct 11 - San Jose, CA

Oct 18 - Dallas, TX

Oct 25 - College Park, MD

Nov 8 - New Orleans, LA

Full Schedule

Be a Hero ...

 Jason at Ft. Benning
... to a Hero
Learn more


Topics from A-Z
Free Newsletter
Seminars & Training
Yellow Pages for Kids
Press Room

Books & Training

Wrightslaw Storesecure store lock
  Advocate's Store
  Student Bookstore
  Exam Copies
Training Center
Bulk Discounts
New! Military Discounts
Mail & Fax Orders

Advocacy Library

Cool Tools
Doing Your Homework
Ask the Advocate
Newsletter Archives
Short Course Series
Success Stories

Law Library

IDEA 2004
No Child Left Behind
McKinney-Vento Homeless
Section 504
Fed Court Complaints


American Indian
Assistive Technology
Autism Spectrum
Behavior & Discipline
College/Continuing Ed
Due Process
Early Intervention (Part C)
Episodic, such as
   Allergies, Asthma, etc

Future Planning
High-Stakes Tests
Homeless Children
IDEA 2004
Identification & Child Find
Juvenile Justice
Law School & Clinics
Letters & Paper Trails
Military / DOD
Parental Protections
PE and Adapted PE
Privacy & Records
Procedural Safeguards
Progress Monitoring
Related Services
Research Based Instruction
Response to Intervention (RTI)
School Report Cards
Section 504
Teachers & Principals
Twice Exceptional (2e)
VA Special Education

Resources & Directories

Advocate's Bookstore
Advocacy Resources
  Disability Groups
  State DOEs
  State PTIs
Free Flyers
Free Pubs
Free Newsletters
Legal & Advocacy
   Legal Terms
   Assessment Terms
Best School Websites


Welcome to Wrightslaw

Pete and Pam WrightIn April 2013, we celebrate our 15th anniversary of providing accurate, up-to-date information about special education law and advocacy on Wrightslaw.com.

Pete Wright & Shannon Carter on Steps of U.S. Supreme CourtWrightslaw began on November 9, 1993, when The Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision on Shannon Carter's behalf in Florence County v. Shannon Carter To learn more, read Three Generations at the Supreme Court and The Untold Story.

Pete Wright is an attorney who represents children with special educational needs. Pete struggled with learning disabilities, including dyslexia, dysgraphia and ADHD. His determination to help children grew out of his own educational experiences.

Pam Wright is a psychotherapist who has worked with children and families since the 1970’s. Her training and experience in clinical psychology and clinical social work give her a unique perspective on parent-child-school dynamics, problems, and solutions. Pam has written extensively about raising, educating, and advocating for children with disabilities.

Pete and Pam Wright live on Stingray Point, Deltaville, Virginia. Read more about Pete & Pam - Up Close and Personal.

The Wrightslaw Story

Wrightslaw is an important part of our identity so we include "Wrightslaw" in the titles of our books. Pete and Pam are co-authors of:

Pete and Pam Wright also helped to produce the award-winning DVD, Surviving Due Process: Stephen Jeffers v. School Board in 2004.

In 2007, Wrightslaw began to produce Multi-media Training Programs on a variety of about special education law and advocacy topics.

Each year, Pete and Pam present Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Training Programs in states across the country. The Wrightslaw Speakers Bureau includes nationally-recognized experts in the field of special education law and advocacy.

Pete and Pam Wright William and Mary PELE clinicFor a year and a half, Pete and Pam Wright were Adjunct Professors of Law at the William and Mary School of Law where they taught a course about special education law and advocacy and assisted with creation of the Law School's Special Education Law Clinic. Pete and Pam are co-founders and faculty at the William & Mary Law Institute of Special Education Advocacy (ISEA).

Join our online community on the Wrightslaw Way Blog, Facebook and Twitter. Visit the Wrightslaw Channel on Youtube. Don't forget to sign-up for weekly issues of the Special Ed Advocate.

Please visit our other websites: Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities, Fetaweb, and Wrightslaw: No Child Left Behind.


Rev: 02/11/15


Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon The Special Ed Advocate: It's Free!


Wrightslaw: Special Education Legal Developments and Cases 2017, by Pam and Pete Wright
About the Book

Wrightslaw: Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, by Pam and Pete Wright
About the Book

Wrightslaw: All About IEPs
About the Book

Wrightslaw: All About Tests and Assessments
About the Book

Surviving Due Process: Stephen Jeffers v. School Board
About the DVD Video


Copyright © 1998-2018, Peter W. D. Wright and Pamela Darr Wright. All rights reserved.

Contact Us | Press Mission l Our Awards l Privacy Policy l Disclaimer l Site Map


Free Shipping on Orders over $35

The Advocate's Store

Get Help!

Wrightslaw on FacebookWrightslaw on TwitterWrightslaw YouTube Channel 

Wrightslaw Books
Wrightslaw: Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, by Pam and Pete Wright

About the Book

Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition
About the Book

Wrightslaw: All About IEPs
About the Book

Wrightslaw: All About Tests and Assessments
About the Book

Surviving Due Process: Stephen Jeffers v. School Board
About the DVD Video

Student Discounts

Military Discounts

The Advocate's Store

Wrightslaw Multimedia Training

Understanding Your Child's
Test Scores (1.5 hrs)

Wrightslaw Special: $14.95

Wrightslaw Mutimedia Training Download

Special Education Law & Advocacy Training
(6.5 hrs)

Wrightslaw Special: $49.95