A Parent’s Guide to IEP Meetings

A Parent’s Guide to IEP Meetings

A Parent’s Guide to IEP Meetings There is no way to deny it, IEP meetings are stressful and hard for any parent. I know professionals who go into meetings as advocates for other families regularly but still struggle with attending an IEP meeting for their own...
Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Glossary

Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Glossary

There are so many different terms that parents need to understand when it comes to Individualized Education Plans (IEP).  It can be very stressful going into an IEP meeting or reading through documentation about supports available to your child, and the last thing you...
Your IEP Questions Answered

Your IEP Questions Answered

What is an IEP? An IEP is an Individualized Education Plan, and it is developed for students with special needs.  It is a document that summarizes their needs and how their program has been individualized to meet their needs.  It includes the student’s goals,...
IEP: Accommodations and Modifications

IEP: Accommodations and Modifications

An Individualized Education Plan (IEP) is a collaborative process that is used to identify any differences made to a student with special needs’ curriculum including differences in instructional strategies or in the way their learning will be assessed.  It is...
IEP: Goals and Objectives

IEP: Goals and Objectives

Goals and Objectives An Individualized Education Plan (IEP) is a collaborative process that is used to identify educational goals and objectives that are appropriate for a student with special needs.  It is important that students, parents and educators understand...
The IEP Process

The IEP Process

Individualized Education Plans or IEPs are documents created for individuals with special needs. They provide information about how the student’s educational path will differ from their peers.  Each IEP should be tailored to the needs of the student it is created...