Parent Signature, what does it mean?

Parent Signature, what does it mean?

There’s a lot of confusion regarding parent signature on the IEP. Depending upon what state you reside makes all the difference in the power of your consent to the IEP. According to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), parental consent is required...
Why are assessments so important?

Why are assessments so important?

If you’ve been following me for a while, you probably have heard me talk about the crucial role that evaluations play in the development of your child’s special education program. In this article, you will learn how assessments/evaluations are used in the...
Creating a legal paper trail

Creating a legal paper trail

Why is it necessary for parents to learn how to create a legal paper trail? Because the IEP is a legal process, it is founded upon documentation. The IEP is a legally binding contract, and the school district is obligated to implement exactly what is written in the...