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What is Mediation?

Mediation is a procedural safeguard to help resolve disputes between parents and schools. Mediation is basically a negotiation between parents and schools, when issues can not be resolved at an IEP meeting. There will not be attorneys involved, just an impartial person to hear both sides and help both parties navigate through the issues in […]

What is Nonverbal Learning Disability or NLD?

A Nonverbal Learning Disability/Disorder is often undiagnosed and can lead to further difficulties. This term is also very misleading. Many times when parents are told their child has NLD, their first thought is how can that be, he/she has terrific verbal skills. That’s just it! Students diagnosed with NLD are HIGHLY verbal. The deficit actually […]