Category Archives: Special Education

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...

10 Things to Consider Bringing to Your Next IEP Meeting

You know what school personnel will be bringing to your next IEP meeting. Test scores. Classroom observations. Lots and lots of big words. Lots of certainty. Piles of papers. Many expert opinions. May...

The Supreme Court Case Every Parent of a Child with a Disability Should Be Following

Legal experts predict that the US Supreme Court will take a major step towards advancing the legal rights of children who have special needs when the justices decide the case of Endrew F. v Douglas. T...