NYS Special Ed Public Hearings
Sep21

NYS Special Ed Public Hearings

This just came across my inbox: The New York State Education Department’s P-12: Office of Special Education has scheduled three public hearings to seek public comment on proposed amendment to Part 200 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education relating to special education programs and services for students with disabilities. The proposed amendment is necessary to conform the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education...

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Five Tips for a Successful CSE Meeting
Jun22

Five Tips for a Successful CSE Meeting

Here are a few basic tips for a successful CSE meeting.

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Free IEP Clinic for Los Angeles Area Residents

The Law Offices of Bonnie Z. Yates, Inc. is holding a non cost IEP Clinic titled “What the heck happened?” Funny…those are words that passed through my head when my wife recently walked out of our daughter Ava’s first CSE meeting. Though, I confess, heck was replaced with a 4 letter expletive. In any case, if you are located in the Los Angeles area, this might be worthwhile investment of your time. You can find...

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Parents Battle School Districts for Special Support
May20

Parents Battle School Districts for Special Support

Ms. Barwick and Mr. Huerta are part of a growing number of parents of special-needs children who are battling the school district over federally mandated support.

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Hold Your Ground and Stay Calm
May15

Hold Your Ground and Stay Calm

Don’t worry. You will get there. Hold your ground and stay calm..

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