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10 Ways to Advocate at a Difficult IEP Meeting

10 Ways to Advocate at a Difficult IEP Meeting

Sometimes, an IEP meeting becomes contentious when parents & educators don't agree on how to best serve a child. These 10 tips can improve outcomes.

Moving from Us versus Them to We

Moving from Us versus Them to We

Many parents of kids with special needs begin the school year with an us versus them attitude. These 5 tips can help parents move from us versus them to we.

4 Special Needs Obstacles to Avoid at School

4 Special Needs Obstacles to Avoid at School

Part 2 of the series about school advocacy looks at 4 special needs obstacles to avoid, all recommended by pro-special needs school administrators.

7 Ways to Advocate Before an IEP Meeting

7 Ways to Advocate Before an IEP Meeting

Parents can become effective advocates before an IEP meeting. Here are 7 of them, courtesy of a blue ribbon panel of educators.

Meet Jolene

Jolene Philo is a published author, speaker, wife, and mother of a son with special needs.

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