Tag Archives: IEP

10 Helpful and Compassionate Comments Heard at an IEP Meeting

Over the years, many helpful and compassionate comments have stuck with me. Here is a sample of supportive comments that have been spoken to me as a parent....

Top Ten Back-to-School Dos and Don’ts for Parents of Students with Special Needs

During back-to-school season, parents seem to be more anxious than students. There are certain dos and don’ts to follow during back-to-school season for parents of children with special needs....

The Art of IEP Diplomacy

During IEP season the stakes are high. Parents and teachers alike go into those meetings full of emotions and ideas. Diplomacy is the art of prioritizing alliances over battles, and it means walking...