[MUSIC PLAYING] If a parent requests an independent educational evaluation, the public agency may ask for the parent’s reason why he or she objects to the public evaluation. However, the public agency may not require the parent to provide an explanation and may not unreasonably delay either providing the independent educational evaluation at public expense
[MUSIC PLAYING] We’re going to talk now about an IEP. An IEP is an individualized education program. That is the plan that’s defined under the federal law, the IDEA, as what a child is entitled to once they’re found eligible for special education and related services. Let’s break that down by the letters. Individualized. Education.
Sometimes learning disabilities in children is not so obvious. We have to also remember that even the brightest children sometimes have some learning difficulties. So if it’s not obvious, here’s some of the things to look for if you suspect your child might have some struggle with aspects of learning. First of all, sometimes children
I was about 3 years old when I was initially diagnosed with learning disabilities. I was, I mean I’m an extrovert, so naturally I’m very chatty. So I would say things maybe that weren’t exactly right time. In social situations, I would get more emotional. If there was conflict, I was very uncomfortable to the
Are you autistic and heading off to uni this September? My name’s Sarinah, and as someone who’s been there I’m going to give you some tips which will hopefully help you get off to a good start Not being able to picture specific scenarios is often a source of anxiety for autistic people, but when