Category Archives: Special Education

U.S. Department of Education Publishes New Transition Guide to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students and Youth with Disabilities

Transition planning is a mandatory aspect of special education service delivery, according to federal special education law (IDEA 20 U.S.C. 1400). Federal law requires that school special education te...

5 Ways to Advocate Successfully for Your Child’s Special Education

Children with learning differences or other special education needs have a great advantage in meeting their educational goals if we parents understand just how much we can do to make a meaningful dif...

How Homeschooling Can Make Accommodations and Modifications Easier for Students with Learning Disabilities

Let’s face it: learning disabilities hurt. Not only do they have an impact on a child’s confidence, but the struggle is also a difficult one for us as parents. It’s tough not to play the compa...