IEP Process Guide
A guide for parents and educators from the Massachusetts Department of Education outlining eligibility determination, IEP development, and placement.
A Parent's Guide to Special Education
Written by the Federation for Children with Special Needs in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Education, this guide contains important information about the IEP process.
Disability & Special Education Acronyms
The disability community is full of acronyms that people constantly use in writing and in conversation, and it’s important to know what those acronyms stand for.
Team Meetings & Communication
IEP Meeting Do's and Don'ts A list of tips for before, during, after your IEP meeting by Attorney Eileen Hagerty and Advocate Tina Roy Lynde.
Brochure: "Communicating with Your Child's School"
This brochure offers specific communication skills that may be helpful to parents as they develop and maintain partnerships with their child's school. Developed in partnership with the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) and The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education (CADRE).