Tag Archives: Least Restrictive Environment

Let’s Add the “A” to “LRE”

Published on July 22, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

how to grow your penis If you have been spending any time at all in the special education community, whether as a parent, educator, or other professional, you have likely heard the term “least restrictive environment,” commonly referred to as “LRE.”  This provision of the IDEA states that:  “to the maximum extent appropriate, children with […]

How the “PJ Case” Impacts Connecticut Special Education

Published on May 10, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

If you are like many of my clients, you may have heard your school district mention the “PJ Case” at your IEP Team meeting.  What is it, and why is everyone talking about it? In 2002, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut approved a settlement agreement and Consent Decree between the […]