How to win at the IEP Table with an IEE

How to win at the IEP Table with an IEE

In this episode of “How to Win at the IEP Table,” I am going to discuss the IEE. The Independent Educational Evaluation can be one of the most powerful advocacy steps a parent can implement, however, without the ability to strongly advocate during the IEP meeting in...
How to win at the IEP Table with an IEE

How to Win at the IEP Table – Episode 1

After completing six episodes of “Parent Prevails” I’ve decided to write a blog series called “How to Win at the IEP Table.” In this series, I will be focusing on the laws and strategies I utilized to win the cases I covered in the “Parent Prevailed” series. Many...
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...
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...