What is TRANSITION PLANNING?

What is TRANSITION PLANNING?

Transition planning is written into the very purpose of IDEA… “To ensure that all children with disabilities have available to them, a free appropriate public education that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet their unique needs...
Is a mother to blame?

Is a mother to blame?

Over the years, I can’t tell you how many times I have had mothers tell me they were blamed for their child’s disability, anxiety, or behavior problems. Doctors take license to have the audacity to tell mothers they are too wrapped up in their child’s anxiety and make...
Why do school staff lie?

Why do school staff lie?

Do all school staff lie? No, of course not. Not all school staff lie. I am not accusing every person working for the school district. There are honest people in every profession as well as the school district, and I know many of them. However, over the past 25 years,...
Know Your Parent Rights

Know Your Parent Rights

Knowing your parent rights can be a game-changer when it comes to successful IEP outcomes. When parents don’t have a clue how to protect their rights and the rights of their child, the school will walk all over you and take advantage of your lack of knowledge. This is...