Coming Soon! Special Education Legal Developments & Cases 2018

The most recent publication in Wrightslaw’s Year in Review series is coming soon! Wrightslaw: Special Education Legal Developments and Cases 2018 will include: All decisions in IDEA cases by Courts Continue Reading →

Supreme Court Issues Powerful Pro-Child Decision in Eligibility Case

On Monday, June 22, 2009, the Supreme Court issued a powerful pro-child decision in Forest Grove School District v. T.A. This is a case about tuition reimbursement for a disabled Continue Reading →

Administration Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of Parents & Child in Forest Grove School District v. T.A.

This week, the Obama Administration filed an Amicus Brief on behalf of T.A. and his parents in Forest Grove School District v. T.A. (Case No. 08-305). The Administration argues that Continue Reading →

Individualized Instruction is Not One-Size-Fits All

As a teacher, how can I advocate for a third grade student who receives resource support services, but failed to make any progress in reading or math this year? Her Continue Reading →

Transitional Programs on College Campuses or in the Community

My daughter, 19, has Down syndrome. The district wants to keep her in high school. I do not feel it is appropriate. I have signed her up at a community Continue Reading →