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Individualized Education Program (IEP) Goals: The Basics

Learn about goals and objectives (or benchmarks), which are the core of your child's IEP.

Matching assistive technology tools to individual needs

To be helpful and effective, assistive technology tools must meet each child's needs, tasks, and settings.

Individualizing a Grading System for a Student With LD and an IEP

Get expert advice on working with your child's IEP team to develop a fair and equitable approach to grading.

The History and Reauthorization of IDEA

If your child is in special education, you'll want to learn about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) - past, present, and future!

Special education evaluation: An overview

Learn about the purpose, procedures, and laws for evaluating a child for special education services.

Special education: a practical primer

Learn about your rights and responsibilities, as well as what to expect, when you enroll your child in special education.

No Child Left Behind and School Choice Opportunities in Special Education

To benefit from NCLB, parents of kids with learning disabilities must understand key provisions in this federal education law.

Tips for a Successful IEP Meeting

Learn what to do before, during and after an IEP meeting.

A not quite universal truth

A new anthology of essays by mothers of children with autism proves motherhood isn't always what you think.

What is an IEP?

Learn the ins and outs of an Individualized Education Program (IEP).