Many children with ADHD / ADD experience significant academic difficulties. Parents need to be aware of the special educational services that public schools are required to provide by law. Children with ADHD / ADD may be eligible for special services under Part B of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). There are essentially two paths that can be used to provide special services for students with learning disabilities.
Last week we spoke about how to become a better legal advocate for yourself. Part of that process is gaining an understanding of all of the terminology that surrounds special education. Here’s a list of the most commonly used terms … Read More