An IEP, Individualized Education Program, is a written document outlining a special-education-eligible student’s strengths, needs, and educational goals. The IEP is designed to help students with a disabi
The Supreme Court's Endrew F decision in 2017 is an opportunity to improve the services IEPs offer students.
Understood.org offers a parent toolkit with resources to help you advocate for professional development at your child's school.
Clear and effective communication between parents, educators, and other school professionals is critical to identifying and meeting the needs of students with specific learning disabilities (SLD).
Becoming an advocate starts with getting your child help and support. This toolkit is the first of many that Understood is creating to help guide you through that process. It offers a range of actions that y