Denied Or Losing Services

How to Convince Your Child’s School Not to Reduce Services

How can you negotiate with a school when it reduces your child's special education services? Here's …

What to Do If Your Child Is Losing IEP Services

Read about what to do if your child is losing special education services. Learn about your child's "…

The School Wants to Change My Child’s Accommodations. What Can I Do?

Find out what you can do if the school wants to change your child's accommodations. Learn about your…

My Child’s Grades Are “Too Good” for Accommodations. What Should I Do?

Can a school deny an IEP because a child's grades are too good? An expert explains what to do if you…

How to Consent to Some Parts of an IEP and Not Others

How do you agree to parts of an IEP but not the whole thing? Find out how to give partial consent to…

How to Keep Your Child’s Services in Place During a Dispute

Do you disagree with the school's plan to cut services for your child with learning disabilities? Us…

Due Process Rights: What You Need to Know

Due process is a formal way of resolving disputes about special education. Learn about your legal ri…

5 Options for Resolving a 504 Plan Dispute

Read about your options for resolving a 504 plan dispute for your child with a disability. Learn abo…

Download: Sample Letters for Dispute Resolution

Download free templates of dispute resolution sample letters you can use to communicate with the sch…

9 Tips on How to Prepare for Mediation

Parents can use mediation to help resolve disputes with a school about a child's special education. …

10 Smart Responses for When the School Cuts or Denies Services

Schools might cite various reasons to reduce or deny special education services for your child. Here…

6 Options for Resolving an IEP Dispute

What options do you have for resolving a dispute with a school about an Individualized Education Pro…

Download: Sample Scripts for Dispute Resolution

Download these sample scripts on what to say during IEP and 504 plan disputes and negotiation. Learn…

Why Your Child’s School May Deny Your Evaluation Request

The school can only deny an evaluation request if it believes there's no evidence your child has a d…