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Judith Canty Graves - Parents Have the Power to Make Special Education Work: An Insider Guide - 9781849059701 - V9781849059701
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Parents Have the Power to Make Special Education Work: An Insider Guide

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Description for Parents Have the Power to Make Special Education Work: An Insider Guide Paperback. Packed with practical, clear-cut advice, this book tells you everything you need to know about making the US special education system work for your child. Covering key information on protocol, dealing with authorities, overcoming obstacles and organizing documentation, this book is a must-have guide for navigating the complex system. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JNS; VFX; VSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 320.

Written by parents who have been through the US special education system, this book cuts through the jargon to provide other parents with a no-nonsense road map full of valuable first-hand insights and tried-and-tested advice.

The authors clearly describe:

· the special education process, including the school hierarchies parents are likely to encounter and etiquette to be aware of when dealing with school personnel
· the information parents should expect to see in school evaluations and Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), and what to do when this information is missing or insufficient
· problems parents may encounter when the needs ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
Number of Pages
192
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781849059701
SKU
V9781849059701
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-99

About Judith Canty Graves
Judith Canty Graves and Carson Graves are the parents of a son with learning disabilities who is about to graduate from college. They live in Massachusetts.

Reviews for Parents Have the Power to Make Special Education Work: An Insider Guide
The book you hold in your hand offers a lucid and pragmatic guide...through the maze of public and private procedures that parents must navigate to secure the services that their children with disabilities need...Read this book and keep it handy for frequent reference! And may you, with its help, fight your way to a fantastic program for your child!
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