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Learning Disabilities

Special Education and IEPs

boy with DS at schoolWhether you’re debating an evaluation, wondering what rights you and your child have, or overwhelmed by the amount of abbreviations used in the special education communities, this page is for you. Learn everything you need to know about special education and Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) to be the best parent advocate for your child with learning disabilities.

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  • Educational Rights of Children with Disabilities
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