Basic Special Education Rights: A Legal Tour of the “Parental Rights Handbook”

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Presented by Leslie Margolis, Maryland Disability Law Center, on Oct. 27, 2014. Learn more about the rights discussed in the “Parental Rights Handbook” (blue book) offered at each IEP meeting. What rights do parents have in regard to written notice, consent, evaluations, discipline, IEP development, placement, mediation, and due process? What recourse do parents have when schools do not adhere to the guidelines?