Cheryl: We would like our Due Process Hearing to be open to the public. The District’s lawyer is saying the process is confidential and is writing a pre-hearing memo to Continue Reading →
Jay: Can the school take away assistive tech and insist the child handwrite work for which the child needs the assistive tech as a disciplinary measure? (Offense was failure to Continue Reading →
Cory: We are beginning the appeals process again. Am I entitled to written communications between school officials on my daughter’s issue? Realizing laws will vary from state to state but Continue Reading →
Jessica: I have a question for you. Benjamin has been doing amazing at his new school. Today was a first day where he had a melt down, a serious one. Continue Reading →
Nikki: My kinder son was tested for LD last year and contrary to being in the “normal” range, myself(teacher), his teacher and psychologist all know there is something wrong. He Continue Reading →
Sheila: Can LEAs prohibit Special Ed teachers with a shared racial commonality that of a suspected gifted child from serving on their GMDT?
Angela: Yes, he *should* be reading grade level, but it takes time to remediate severe dyslexia. I asked about alt. grading method, and was told it wasn’t possible. If he Continue Reading →
Sara: My child (6th grade) was diagnosed with Dyslexia last year. The school district is implementing Wilson Reading System to assist in helping our child re-learn reading strategies, but this Continue Reading →
Melanie: How many days do I have to return paperwork from ARD? I want to take it home and review it before signing.
Tina: My daughter has been struggling all school year and had come to me telling me she was having problems with reversing letters. Long story short, she was just identified Continue Reading →