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1 in 5 Children in the U.S. have Learning and Attention Issues

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Supreme Court Decides Special Education Case

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March 22, 2017 The Supreme Court offered it’s opinion on Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District. Here are a few highlights from the ruling: To meet its substantive obligation under the IDEA, a school must offer an IEP reasonably … Continue reading

Why Testing Gray Matter Is Sometimes a Gray Area

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Kevin McGrew, Director of the Institute for Applied Psychometrics and a co-author of the Woodcock-Johnson Battery III and IV IQ tests says that student performance on the best available IQ tests is correlated with academic success, but he notes that … Continue reading

Parents Press article May 2015

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http://www.parentspress.com/Parents-Press/May-2015/A-School-for-Everyone/ A School for Everyone The Bay Area is full of options for children with learning difficulties. By Kara Navolio   All children are born curious and want to learn. As parents, we want our children to succeed in school, … Continue reading

Private School and Disability Rights

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There are three main scenarios surrounding children who have been found eligible to receive special education services in a public school, but attend private schools: 1. Sometimes school districts offer a child FAPE (Free Appropriate Public Education), but the parents … Continue reading