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Tag: IDEIA

Understanding the IDEIA:

By: SGW
Dec 15, 2014
Is Your Child’s Disability Adversely Affecting Educational Performance? It can be confusing for parents to understand how their child’s disability may qualify them for services under the Individuals with Disabilities...

What least “Restrictive Environment” means under the IDEIA?

By: SGW
Apr 24, 2014
The concept of “least restrictive environment” is a core element of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvements Act (IDEIA), and was a fairly revolutionary concept when embraced in its predecessor,...

Knowing when to get your child the help he or she needs

By: SGW
Apr 21, 2014
There is a wide range of severity of different childhood disabilities. Many conditions may not be readily apparent and may take years to identify and diagnose. But that does not...

Early childhood benefits under IDEIA

By: SGW
Apr 14, 2014
Much of the discussion pertaining to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEIA) focuses on what it provides to the parents of school-age children in New Jersey and throughout...

Due Process and Special Education Services

By: SGW
Apr 10, 2014
When most people hear the term “due process,” they think of a person’s right to a trial before receiving punishment for a crime. However, in our legal system, due process...

New Jersey Special Education Statistics

By: SGW
Apr 7, 2014
Many parents in New Jersey worry that asking for special help for children with disabilities means pulling those children out of regular school and separating them from friends and classmates....

Higher Education issues for children with disabilities

By: SGW
Mar 27, 2014
If you are the parent of a child with a disability, you know you must be vigilant when it comes to protecting their best interests. Even as you struggle with...