The Survival Guide for Kids in Special Education (And Their Parents)
When kids learn they might receive special education, they often have questions and worries. This book gives kids lots of tools and strategies they can use to deal with their concerns, whether they are in the process of being evaluated for special ed or already receiving special ed services. Readers will learn to cope with their challenges, understand reasons for testing, and see the benefits of accepting special education supports.
The book includes special features such as:
-Stories about kids’ experiences with special education drawn from the authors’ conversations with hundreds of students
-Approachable and relatable explanations of individual education plans (IEPs) and 504 plans for both parents and kids
-Reproducible forms to help kids think about their strengths, challenges, goals, worries, and more
-A section just for parents addressing common questions
Suitable for ages 8 – 14. Grade 6 reading level.
2 in stock
You may also like…
The Special Needs SCHOOL Survival Guide is the handbook that will answer your questions about school accommodations, how to work with school personnel for government assisted programs, autism, Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in the classroom, learning disabilities, handwriting, ADHD, Individual Education Programs (IEPs), behavior, dysgraphia, and more!$20.95 Product Details »
The Complete Guide to Special Education: Expert Advice on Evaluations, IEPs, and Helping Kids Succeed, 2nd Edition
This book explores the special education process-from testing and diagnosis to IEP meetings and advocating for special needs children. Step by step the authors reveal the stages of identification, assessment, and intervention, and help readers to better understand special needs children’s legal rights and how to become an active, effective member of a child’s educational team.$27.95 Product Details »