SETH TALK – THE SOCIAL WORKER AND THE IEP PARENT

Apr 11, 18 SETH TALK – THE SOCIAL WORKER AND THE IEP PARENT

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SETH TALK - THE SOCIAL WORKER AND THE IEP PARENT   We get real. We get intimate.   Unfiltered and Unscripted conversations with members of the Seth's Mom family, sharing their experiences with disabilities and mental health. #disabilities #mentalhealth #sethsmom   We're chatting with Adia, licensed clinical social...

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SETH TALK – Makeia Kelly sets up 9th grade IEP

Apr 02, 18 SETH TALK – Makeia Kelly sets up 9th grade IEP

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SETH TALK - Makeia Kelly sets up 9th grade IEP We get real. We get intimate. Unfiltered and Unscripted conversations with members of the Seth's Mom family, sharing their experiences with disabilities and mental health. #disabilities #mentalhealth #sethsmom Joining us today We're chatting with Makeia Kelly She discusses her...

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Can I change a 504 to an IEP? Well… maybe.

Jan 05, 18 Can I change a 504 to an IEP? Well… maybe.

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Can I change a 504 to an IEP? Maybe, but most likely no. In previous articles we introduced the 504 Plan. We also talked about the difference between a 504 and an IEP. During Dr. Day’s visit to Gateway to Success Learning Center a parent asked if they can convert their child’s 504 Plan to an IEP. Excellent question!...

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What’s the difference between an IEP and a 504?

Dec 30, 17 What’s the difference between an IEP and a 504?

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As parents of children with disabilities, community members, and professionals (yes they have a hard time deciphering too) it can be difficult to determine what type of services a child needs. When developing special education services we should ask what is the difference between an IEP and a 504? Why would a  diagnosis qualify for...

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504? What the heck is a 504 Plan?

Dec 27, 17 504? What the heck is a 504 Plan?

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Many of you have heard of or have a child on a 504 Plan. But what are they? According to the Maryland Department of Disabilities Section 504​​ Plans Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a federal law that prohibits organizations that receive federal money from discriminating against a person on the basis of a...

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Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch. Who are they and why you should know.

Dec 06, 17 Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch. Who are they and why you should know.

Posted by in IEP, Maryland Dept. Education

Maryland State Department of Education Family Support and Dispute Resolution Branch Most schools and special educators are in it for the love of the job. They want to see our children succeed. Even if progress is incremental or can only be gauged in smiles, they take on the responsibility of educating our children because they have...

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