Tag: 504

April brings showers and IEP meetings

April brings showers and IEP meetings

April is a time when most school systems schedule meetings with parents to review all of the services their child is receiving and to establish a plan ...
January – a time to get your child’s records organized

January – a time to get your child’s records organized

If you have a child with special needs, you will find that you collect enough reports, medical statements, doctor’s notes, school IEPs or 504s, and a ...
From summer to school – the big transition

From summer to school – the big transition

The transition from summertime to the school year can be a daunting one for any child. For a child with special needs, it can be especially difficult. ...
Summer to September

Summer to September

It is usually hard for kids to adapt to a different schedule. For kids with challenges, it can be…well…even more challenging. Here are some tips to ...

IEP or 504 – that is the question!

You may have heard some parents say “my child has a 504 plan” or “my child has an IEP.” The good news is that in the United States, your child is enti ...