Saturday, November 17, 2007

Finally an IEP

It only took one full year of hard work, home schooling, and pitching a fit to finally get the public school to agree to provide our daughter with an IEP! Otherwise known as an Individual Education Plan.

The whole world seemed to recognize the need, teachers from other school districts in our social circle often asked, "What services are written on her IEP?" and the case plan for three different levels of mental health services had obtaining an IEP as a major priority!

Yet, I had to resort to such dramatic measures just for the school to consider evaluations.

Of course, the evaluations simply confirmed exactly what I have been asking for during the months that became a full year!

Anyway, we will have to see how the plan is implemented. Makala has been back at school for three weeks and so far so good!

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