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COVID-19 and Special Education

Special Education

Last updated on 05/21/2021 at 8:08 pm

Overview

Are schools still responsible for the educational needs of students with an IEP or 504 plan?

Does the work my child’s teacher sent home to complete have to be designed to meet my child’s needs?

Will my child still receive the related services that they normally receive at school?

How will my child receive related services such as Physical Therapy (PT), Occupational Therapy (OT), Speech, and Counseling?

Will the school still be having IEP and 504 plan meetings?

Can I still request a meeting with the school?

It is time for my child’s annual review, does the school still have to have a meeting and update my child’s IEP?

Will the school still be able to complete an evaluation of my child?

Can Legal Aid help me if the school is not following my child’s IEP or 504 plan?