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Special Education Acronyms

Every field has their own jargon, but to a parent of a student with a disability the language used in a meeting can be overwhelming and intimidating. Here is a cheat sheet to help you better understand what is being said or what has been written in your child’s IEP. ABA: Applied Behavior Analysis APE: […]

What is Due Process?

A due process hearing is usually a formal, contested, adversarial trial. If you have already gone to mediation and were not satisfied with the outcome, you may request a due process hearing, but you do not need to have gone to mediation first. Prior to requesting a due process hearing you should become familiar with […]