Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) To Be Signed Into Law

 Key changes to that act are designed to increase the emphasis on the transition of adult education participants to postsecondary education and training.  It will help workers attain the foundation skills necessary for 21st-century jobs and foster a modern workforce to help American companies be competitive. This includes these programs participating in state-coordinated, shared infrastructure costs as well as service delivery coordination.

My child is attending a private school. Can we still have the public school system provide special education services and an IEP?

My child is attending a private school. Can we still have the public school system provide special education services and an IEP?  During the IEP meeting when parents ask for special education services and or therapy for a student not enrolled in the public school, the response most often heard is no. Our expertise removes unnecessary obstacles that challenge appropriate special educational experiences for students and their families.

 

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Parents just don’t know what to ask at the IEP meeting

Parents are constructive IEP participants when they are able to discuss their child’s educational problems with us, as well as learn about our specific educational solutions before attending an IEP meeting.

IEP Questionss & Answers

Is Response to intervention (RTI) a special education program?

RTI is not synonymous with special education. They are very different. RTI is not a binding agreement between the school system and parents. Before parents agree to one or the other they need to have expert advice that is based on a thorough understanding of the child’s educational strengths, weakness, and expectations.

IEP Questionss & Answers

Who Must Attend the IEP Meeting? By Resource Education Solutions

An IEP conference may not be held unless all required persons are present. The IEP (Individualized Education Plan) is at the very heart of the IDEA. This information may become very important later if a parent disputes the contents of an IEP. A member of the IEP Team may be excused from attending an IEP Team meeting