Category Archives: Oklahoma school IEP advocate

Oklahoma IEP students parent’s can make change for better in March 2018

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Special Ed Law Anniversary Oklahoma

Today in 1975 the Individual with Disabilities Education Act was signed into law.  Parents worked to get it passed through Congress.  It is a funding law; that is, monies go to states to provide services to eligible school children.  However, … Continue reading

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Oklahoma school sends student with autism home without IEP meeting

Elementary principal called the mother multiple times, over several weeks,  to pick up child since child misbehaving. Mom complies and loses her job. School did not offer to have IEP meeting to address issues. Parents often need to work to … Continue reading

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Student with dyslexia needs tested by Oklahoma public school

Parent has mentioned several times to school staff over the years how the child has dyslexia; the school responds with “we’ll do strategies to help him” and “we’ll wait and see how he does”. The US Dept of Education clarified … Continue reading

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Oklahoma parents can push the system at the school

Half the school year is over.  Some districts use a model where a student with an IEP may be seen by several teachers/staff in a week.  However, with large class sizes and the stretching of teachers by administration, our kid … Continue reading

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