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10/03/2016
9:12 pm EDT
IEP

Ask Questions and Be a Full Member of the IEP Team!

10/03/2016

Ask Questions! Many parents feel intimidated and confused during Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings. As a full member of the IEP team, your job is being an advocate for your child....

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8/12/2015
11:00 am EDT
Learning Disabilities

Classroom Strategies for Managing Executive Functioning Challenges in Students

8/12/2015

There are many strategies that a teacher can use to help a student with executive functioning issues. It is important to note that these issues are manageable. One of the most critical elements is...

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5/07/2015
11:55 pm EDT
IEP

Considerations in IEP Development

5/07/2015

In developing an IEP, the IEP “team” will consider a number of factors. The “Team” includes the child’s parents or guardian, general education teacher, special education staff, the staff...

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11/23/2015
3:47 pm EDT
Special Education

Disabilities and Special Education Eligibility

11/23/2015

The disabilities that make a child eligible for special education are: Autism is a developmental disability that affects verbal communication. It also affects social interactions and can affect...

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5/20/2017
3:42 am EDT
Learning Disabilities

Does your Child have a Learning Disability?

5/20/2017

Learning Disabilities are caused by differences in the brain. They are present at birth or shortly after and affect how the brain handles information. A learning disability is not related to how...

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4/21/2015
5:00 pm EDT
Special Education

Evaluating a Child for Special Education Services

4/21/2015

The school system must evaluate your child to determine eligibility for special education services. These assessments determine your child’s current academic levels. Other assessments may also be...

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9/20/2015
1:56 pm EDT
Learning Disabilities

Executive Functioning and Homework: Tips for Parents to Help their Children

9/20/2015

Getting homework done by kids with executive functioning challenges can be very difficult for the kids and their parents who are trying to help them. Executive functions are essential to be able to...

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7/14/2016
7:57 pm EDT
Advocacy

How Can I Effectively Advocate for My Child? Use the Following 16 Tips!

7/14/2016

Learn about your child’s special challenges and needs. Go on-line and read as much as you can. Remember, you know your child best. Learn about the Federal laws that govern special education...

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11/16/2016
11:37 pm EDT
IEP

IEPs – 10 Tips for Monitoring your Child’s Progress

11/16/2016

Your child now has an IEP in place. You have worked hard to get it. Now what? The next step is to monitor your child’s progress. As your child’s advocate, you need to make sure your child is...

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8/28/2016
9:16 pm EDT
Learning Disabilities

Kids with Learning Disabilities – Avoiding Homework Battles

8/28/2016

For children with learning disabilities and/or attention issues doing homework can be very difficult. A child with these issues usually has to work harder and more diligently than other students....

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