If your school district refuses your request for an independent educational evaluation, they are required, without unnecessary delay, to initiate a due process hearing. And, Julie, the purpose of that hearing is to basically defend their own evaluations in front of a hearing officer. So that’s what they’re required to do. They don’t always do
[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
Translator: Emily Marturano Reviewer: TED Translators admin Andrew Tolman: So imagine you’re getting all settled into your seat, nice and cozy. Maybe you’re at the theater. Maybe you’re at the book tour of your favorite author. Lauren Tolo: Or maybe a TED Talk! AT: When you’re getting settled in, you notice there’s a sign language
[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.
Next up, meet an organization that provides inclusive experiences for people of all abilities. Let’s stop in and learn more. (lively music) Well, in Marjorie Book our goal is to bring more people with and without disabilities together. And we find that theatre pushes people to be more tolerant of other viewpoints and other walks
So I first decided to get involved in the program to get a lot of exposure to the workforce. As a uni student coming out of an accounting degree, one of your aspirations normally is to work at one of the Big 4. And when I heard that PwC was offering this program I thought
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Today’s presentation will include Highlights of 10 differences between high school and college, How to access services at college, Skills students need to be successful, Issues to consider when choosing a college, And tips for Parents. Let’s begin with 10 ways high school is different than college. Number one, Institutions of post-secondary education is not