My child receives special education. What are our rights?

If your child receives special education services, she is protected by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  The IDEA is a federal law that was passed in 1975 “to ensure that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet [...]

My child receives special education. What are our rights? 2019-10-16T15:43:09+00:00

Golembiewski in Legal Intelligencer: Compensatory Education Can Help ELLs

Last week, senior associate Kevin Golembiewski published Compensatory Education Can Help Realize Promise to English Language Learners in the Legal Intelligencer.  In the article, Kevin explained that the Equal Educational Opportunities Act (EEOA), a federal law that guarantees English Language Learners (ELLs) equal educational opportunity, allows courts to award ELLs compensatory education when school districts deny [...]

Golembiewski in Legal Intelligencer: Compensatory Education Can Help ELLs 2019-10-02T15:10:50+00:00