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How To Create An Autism-Friendly Home

autistm friendly home

All parents have to worry about basic childproofing, but when you have a child on the autism spectrum, there are crucial additional precautions to take. Creating an autism-friendly environment isn’t just a way to keep your child safe, it’s about creating an environment your child can thrive in. This guide will discuss the most important modifications to consider in your …

10 Note-Taking Apps To Assist Students

One of the biggest struggles that my son faced was note taking due to his disabilities.  The school system balked at making accommodations at first but in the end, we were able to find ways to assist him.  He had a struggle with writing and organizing their notes while listening. Added to this he had trouble keeping up with a teacher …

Can A Child With An IEP Be Expelled?

Can a child be expelled with an IEP?

When a child with a disability engages in behavior or breaks a code of conduct and the school proposes to remove the child, the school must hold a hearing to determine if the child’s behavior was caused by his disability. This hearing, a Manifestation Determination Review (MDR), is a process to review all relevant information and the relationship between the …