What is the CAC Community Advisory Committee?

Would you like to become proactive in working with your Special Education Department within your District instead of feeling isolated and helpless regarding your child’s IEP?  Are you having difficulty having a successful IEP meeting or have concerns about your child’s educational program?  A great way to approach this is to become involved with your CAC or Community Advisory Committee…. Read more…

 

IMPORTANT IEP TIPS TO REMEMBER

IMPORTANT IEP TIPS TO REMEMBER Advocates for Angels Valerie Aprahamian   Written request for IEP and appropriate assessments/provide district with your independent assessment   Include request that you receive a copy of all assessments 1 week before your IEP meeting   Call Program Specialist or Director (Confirm receipt of request for IEP and assessment reports or send Certified Mail)  … Read more…

 

Special Education Acronyms

Special Education Acronyms   AC – Augmentative Communication ASD – Autistic Spectrum Disorder AU – Autism AT- Assistive Technology ASL – American Sign Language ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyper Disorder ADD – Attention Deficit Disorder ADA – Americans with Disabilities Act ABC – Antecedent, Behavior, Consequence ABA – Applied Behavior Analysis BIP – Behavior Intervention Plan   BSP – Behavior… Read more…