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Your special education rights : what your school district isn't telling you / Jennifer Laviano and Julie Swanson.

Laviano, Jennifer, (author.). Swanson, Julie D., (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781510719392 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xix, 204 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2017]

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Introduction : the one/two punch -- What your school district won't tell you -- Your special education director makes a lot of money -- Who's chairing the meeting anyway? -- They care about money, a lot -- Teachers need to eat, too -- The tension between regular and special education -- Other parents are complaining about your kid -- The meeting before the meeting -- The teacher needs help but nobody wants to say so -- The least trained person and the most complex children -- Why they care about which label they give your child -- The perils of doing nothing: lessons from sandy hook -- You have rights -- The right to ask for an evaluation for services -- The right to a second opinion -- Counseling and training are not just for kids -- Discrimination, retaliation, intimidation, oh my! -- Procedural safeguards -- You shouldn't have to pay for that -- Can you observe your child in school? -- Scheduling iep meetings -- Special education urban legends exposed -- Getting ready for primetime : transition to adulthood -- Demystify the paperwork -- We have a form for that! -- Bring your a-game -- Know the players -- Toothless IEP language -- Little understood IEP essentials -- Finding your advocacy style -- Best kept secrets.
Subject: Special education > Law and legislation > United States.
Parents of children with disabilities > United States > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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