After you’ve made your request and signed a consent form, the clock begins to tick for the school to complete the assessments as part of that request. The process cannot effectively move forward.
The entire team, which includes you the Parents, teachers, specialists, like the speech and language pathologist and occupational therapist and guidance counselors will use the information gained to identify your child’s strengths, weaknesses and progress.
Common assessments in special education include:
You can ask the school who will conduct the evaluations. The school should be forthcoming with this information because those people should be present at the IEP meeting to discuss the results of the evaluations. It is important that those who conducted the evaluation are available.
The following people may be involved in conducting the evaluation:
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