By Amanda Morin
Is your child being evaluated for special education services? Here’s a glance at who might be on the evaluation team and their role.
Amanda Morin is a parent advocate, a former teacher and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.
Kylah Torre is an instructor in the department of special education at Hunter College.
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