Special education advocates are available for hire to help families navigate IEP meetings and processes.
Review any recommendations made in the evaluation reports. This information can give you an idea of the goals and objectives to address and to spark questions. Feel free to ask questions about why a recommendation may not be incorporated into a goal or objective
A paraeducator’s role in the classroom typically involves providing extra support during a teacher’s instruction to allow students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) to participate in general education lessons.
One way a child’s teacher can help families feel more at ease and make the first IEP meeting as successful as possible is to provide families with a handout that defines IEP terminology and acronyms.
At this year’s Family Engagement Summit, Maryland educators and child care professionals learned about the importance of supporting families and their children’s education from a young age, especially with the increased use of technology and changing dynamics of families.
Both the United States and the state of Maryland have made important shifts in how they conduct business for students with disabilities. Until now, the U.S. Department of Education’s primary focus has been to determine whether states were meeting procedural requirements for students with disabilities. The requirements included timelines for evaluations, due process hearings and […]
These modules integrate evidence-informed content with technology to provide an interactive experience for adult learners. Participants will learn new information, apply their learning, and finally assess their understanding through the unique features of the modules.
Use this checklist to assess what stage of reading development a student has achieved based upon the skills they presently possess. This assessment can assist you in identifying what they should work on to advance to the next stage.
Republished from KQED News Tool discovery is often a challenge for teachers interested in finding ways to use technology that will change the way they and their students work. With so much going on in the classroom, many teachers don’t have the time to test out various apps and find the perfect tool to meet […]
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the team at Maryland Learning Links wants to take the time to say thank you to all of the educators and professionals who work so hard to provide high quality education for students. We asked community members to nominate someone special in their life who is an excellent example […]