Watch: What is an IEP?

If you’re new to the special education world then you may be wondering what an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) is. Thankfully Kim Yamamoto, founder of Arizona Advocates, took some time to record this short four-minute video to introduce you to IEPs. Kim is local to me and is one of the most well-respected and recommended educational advocates I’ve seen mentioned in autism circles. Thankfully I’ve never ran into a situation where I needed an advocate but I certainly know who I will be calling if that day ever comes.

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  1. [...] morning I had another successful IEP (Individualized Education Plan) meeting, this time for my 6th grade son. I know that I am lucky to have had so many positive [...]