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Parents and Teachers are scrolling through social media, stressing out over what they need to do next in the IEP process. The rumors about signing or not signing the IEP and missed services are popping up everywhere. It's time for you to figure out what YOU need to do to move forward without feeding into the IEP frenzy.

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1. Parents Need to Sign the IEP for Changes to Happen. MAYBE. It depends on what state you live in and what type of changes are being proposed. My teaching degree is in IL and the laws in IL do NOT require any parent signature to implement changes on the IEP (with a very few exceptions). We have a funky 10 day waiver that basically tells parents, sign this for services to change now or choose not to agree and we will make the changes in 10 days, anyway. Then parents have 10 days to work things out with the IEP team.

You absolutely cannot follow the generic advice you get on social media to "not sign the IEP". Both parents and teachers need...

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Podcast: Critical IEP Decisions During Remote Learning

IEP teams are struggling through remote learning decisions, but you absolutely can avoid IEP devastation.

 

There are 5 Mistakes you must avoid as a Special Needs Parent or Special Education Teacher when making IEP Remote Learning Decisions.

 

Together, I'll walk you through these 5 mistakes and what every child REALLY needs to benefit from remote learning. Avoiding long term negative IEP consequences from remote learning is possible!

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Critical IEP Decisions for Remote Learning

 

IEP teams are struggling through remote learning decisions, but you absolutely can avoid IEP devastation.

There are 5 Mistakes you must avoid as a Special Needs Parent or Special Education Teacher when making IEP Remote Learning Decisions.

Together, I'll walk you through these 5 mistakes and what every child REALLY needs to benefit from remote learning. Avoiding long term negative IEP consequences from remote learning is possible!

Parent & Teachers, Get IEP Help: www.specialedinnercircle.com
Learn How to Become a Master IEP Coach® www.masterIEPcoach.com

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[Audio] Podcast: IEP Remote Learning vs Homebound vs Homeschooling

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1:39

Homeschooling vs Homebound vs Remote Learning. Three very different terms and decisions.

 

2:04

If you choose homeschooling, anything your district provides for you is a bonus

 

2:52

Homebound is a placement listed on the IEP that distinguishes your child will receive their IEP services at home. Commonly used for children who have long term illnesses.

 

4:12

Homebound services are a reduced number of services. Example: State of IL only requires 5 hours per week for a certified teacher to work with a child. You must negotiate for more, if appropriate.

 

5:04

Remote Learning - a plan put in place due to the current pandemic.

 

6:16

Often homebound services are reduced, but because it is 1:1 services vs one to many, much more can be accomplished.

 

7:11

When homeschooling you get to control all of the curriculum and goals. Your state homeschooling laws govern your child’s...

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[Video] Podcast: IEP Remote Learning vs Homebound vs Homeschooling

 

Become a Special Education Insider at www.specialedinnercircle.com

1:39

Homeschooling vs Homebound vs Remote Learning. Three very different terms and decisions.

 

2:04

If you choose homeschooling, anything your district provides for you is a bonus

 

2:52

Homebound is a placement listed on the IEP that distinguishes your child will receive their IEP services at home. Commonly used for children who have long term illnesses.

 

4:12

Homebound services are a reduced number of services. Example: State of IL only requires 5 hours per week for a certified teacher to work with a child. You must negotiate for more, if appropriate.

 

5:04

Remote Learning - a plan put in place due to the current pandemic.

 

6:16

Often homebound services are reduced, but because it is 1:1 services vs one to many, much more can be accomplished.

 

7:11

When homeschooling you get to control all of the curriculum and goals. Your state homeschooling laws govern your child’s...

Continue Reading...
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