• Practical Advice for the First IEP Eligibility Meeting

    The time immediately after a diagnosis of autism can be frustrating for parents. It might seem simultaneous as if life is changing too quickly, and as if the process to get special needs services is taking too long. One of the first steps in this process is the initial IEP eligibility meeting. The purpose of […]

  • The Importance of IEPs for Students with Autism

    The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) mandates that every student is entitled to receive a free, appropriate public education (FAPE). The Individualized Education Plan (IEP) is a document that specifies a child’s deficits, goals, and needed services to ensure that the child has access to a FAPE. Every student with autism should have an […]