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What Remedies Are Available When Filing a Due Process Claim?

What Remedies Are Available When Filing a Due Process Claim?

Many parents with special needs children fully understand that if their child is not getting the supports and services they need, or they are not making progress on their educational goals, that the avenue of due process exists to help them secure what their child...

What is the difference between a 504 and an IEP?

What is the difference between a 504 and an IEP?

Oftentimes parents contact the school district because they are concerned about their childโ€™s learning progress. In many of these situations, parents are unsure as to what their child might need in order to do better in their learning environment. Depending upon the...

How Much Does a Special Education Lawyer Cost?

How Much Does a Special Education Lawyer Cost?

Interestingly enough the answer to this question will vary depending upon the community you live in. More importantly, it is possible for a special education law attorney to cost a parent nothing in legal fees. Many parents wonder how the second option is possible....

3 Ways to Better Advocate for Your Child

3 Ways to Better Advocate for Your Child

We asked one of our attorneys here at The Law Office of Matthew Storey what they felt were the top 3 ways a parent can better advocate for their child! Read the records! Understand the records! Get involved!ย  **๐—ช๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜ ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜‡๐—ฒ ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ด๐—ต ๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—ถ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜ ๐—ถ๐˜ ๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜...