Tony: My daughter is ten years old attending a private school in Texas. She has a chronic illness which doctors attribute it to her allergies. She has missed a total Continue Reading →
Shelly: If I have a student with an IEP that says they are required to have an one on one aide and they are placed into my art room without Continue Reading →
Janette: How long is an aide or Classroom assistant allowed to be with a classroom without a regular teacher?
Erica: Is a DSM diagnosis required to document the request for accommodations on the ACT/SAT?
Abeer: During the IEP we agreed that my child (CP with mobility problems and speech delay) will have a one to one aide and my child will be mainstreamed. But Continue Reading →
Virginia: My daughter is an 11th grader with ADHD and has been on a 504 plan since middle school. One of her accommodations is to get extra time on tests. Continue Reading →
Ellen: My daughter has had an IEP since Early Childhood for initially LD but now for ADD too. She is currently a Junior. I want to ask for test retaking Continue Reading →
Dana: In our state we have a non unique testing accommodation for computer based testing (CBT) which allows students to have a “reading passage booklet” for the reading CBT. This Continue Reading →
Margaret: My high school student is allowed extra time for test but a bigger issue is the amount of homework given and the time it takes her to complete . Continue Reading →
Nancy: I know a student with ASD and ID who is in elementary school and has been participating in part-time special education and inclusionary settings throughout his schooling. He requires Continue Reading →