STUDENT ADVOCACYYou sent your child to school with the intention of providing them with the best education. You wanted them to have a positive experience. You expected them to be guided by and supervised by qualified adults in your absence. They went off to school full of hope and excitement.Then, something happened. School wasn't a positive experience. Your child's needs weren't met. Your child was hurt. Your child was afraid. Your child didn't have the supports they needed. Your child was still being bothered by the same student you reported before. The teacher wasn't there. The school didn't follow through. Whatever the reason for your child's struggles at school, there can be a better solution. INCIDENTS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS Students' injuries may be physical or emotional or both, depending on the circumstances of their experiences at school. Any number of factors can lead to injury. Regardless of how this happened, let's discuss a way forward.
If your child has experienced any of the following, please call.
Unsafe conditions in school or on school grounds
Failure to supervise students
Failure to follow Individualized Educational Programs or 504 Plans leading to
ACCESS TO APPROPRIATE EDUCATION PLANNING & SUPPORTEvery student is entitled to a Free and Appropriate Public Education in the least
restrictive environment. Every student's learning and emotional needs are not the same. The
same classrooms and teachers will not work. Whether you are at the beginning of discussions
with the district or you feel that you are at the end of the line with negotiations, call and let's
discuss a better path forward.
Let Julie’s experience as a trial attorney and mother of a child needing school modifications be your asset. Please call to discuss any of the following circumstances:
Special Education Policies and Procedures
Individualized Educational Programs
Committee on Special Education Meetings
Requests for Records
Disciplinary Consequences and Manifestation Determinations