Entries by Michael Boll

Inclusion and the Law

What is Inclusion?  Inclusion is the term used to describe when a student receiving special education and related services is placed or “mainstreamed” into the general education classroom. When is Inclusion/Mainstreaming required?  Every student who receives special education and related services must be educated with non-disabled peers to the “maximum extent appropriate,” and may be […]

Do I Need a Special Education Attorney?

If your child exhibits any of the following behaviors you will benefit from consulting with a special education attorney. academically struggling in school, taking several hours to complete homework assignments, has behaviors that impede learning or ability to access the curriculum, has an Individualized Education Program (IEP) or 504 Plan, Receives accommodations/modifications at school through Response […]