Understanding ESSA

By Candace Cortiella The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), was signed into law last December, putting an end to the contentious No Child Left Behind (NCLB) version of ESEA enacted in… Read the rest

Determining Placement for Your Child with LD

In education, as with many professions, there are terms of art—words or phrases specific to the field that have special meaning in that context. “Least restrictive environment” (LRE) and “inclusion” are two such terms. Inclusion Inclusion is not a legal… Read the rest