Parents Prevailed – Episode 1

Parents Prevailed – Episode 1

I’m starting a new blog series to talk about all the successful wins we’ve gained for parents of children on an IEP.  A while ago I wrote on my Facebook page and talked about a case I had in which the parents prevailed in getting what their child needed to be...
I got an IEE… Now what?

I got an IEE… Now what?

As an advocate who has attended more than 3,000 IEP meetings and served hundreds of clients over the past 25 years, I can tell you that obtaining an IEE by a reputable provider and holding the IEP meeting to hear the IEE findings is the most important IEP meeting you...
How to get an aide for your child

How to get an aide for your child

When parents request a “one-to-one” aide or paraprofessional for their child with a disability, they are often left frustrated and lost in knowing how to disagree with the argument made by the IEP team or a PWN denial from the school district. School staff...