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Endrew F. Case Decided: Supreme Court Rules on How Much Benefit IEPs Must Provide

The Supreme Court ruled today that Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) must give kids with disa...

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With Endrew F. Case, Supreme Court Will Decide How Much Benefit an IEP Must Provide

Under federal special education law, an IEP must provide “educational benefit.” But how much of an e...

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5 Recent Guidance Letters on Special Education to Know About

The last 12 months have been very busy for the U.S. Department of Education (US ED). US ED issued se...

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Oscar Winner Iñárritu Draws on ADHD as He Makes Films

Alejandro González Iñárritu is known as a bold and innovative director. His movies have won many awa...

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Doctors Have a Role in the Special Education Process, Says American Academy of Pediatrics

What’s the role of your child’s doctor when your child is struggling in school? Doctors are importan...

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