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The Wheels on the Bus: Transportation Under the IDEA

Published on June 29, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

Transportation for children with special education needs is crucial.  Just think about it:  virtually all kids who do not have disabilities have public transportation available to them to attend school.  NOT having it available for students with special needs blatantly separates those with disabilities from a fundamental aspect of education.  In addition, for many families, […]

Raising Children with Special Needs is Tough: Parent Training and Counseling Under the IDEA

Published on May 25, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

It’s hard enough raising kids in today’s world.  But when you have a child, or several children, with disabilities, just getting through each day can be an incredible challenge.  Many of my clients are overwhelmed, and who can blame them?  Whether it’s the mother of the child with autism whose behaviors are so challenging that […]