Special Education Law: Understanding Your Rights and How to Obtain Services for Your Child.
Published: September-October 2018
Fostering Families Today
Vol. 18, No. 4 , p. 20-22
Fostering Media Connections
412 West 6th Street, Suite 925
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Recommendations are provided for foster parents who are fostering children who have learning difficulties, including developing a Section 540 Plan or an Individualized Education Program (IEP) to ensure the child receives special education services. Information is provided on the services available to assist children, kinds of placement that are available to a child with an IEP, and parent involvement in IEP team decision making.
children with disabilities; learning disabilities; special education; childrens rights; school issues; foster parents; foster children; child advocacy; federal laws; SPECIAL NEEDS