I’ve been beaten. I’m tired of fighting. I can’t do 1 more IEP.

I can’t do 1 more IEP meeting because it won’t make a difference. I’m sharing this story for the newbies. I grew up here, went to school here, and fought a good 17 years for my kids – here. I never thought I would be that mom to homeschool. Elementary school was...

IEP Help: Moving with a child on the Autism Spectrum

Yesterday I received an email from a family that plans to move to either Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, or Suffolk.  They have a child on the Autism Spectrum, with an IEP, and he is currently enrolled in a “Cluster Class” in Florida.  It sounds ideal. If it...

Switching Gears

New Principal, new teacher, new classroom I am a bit overwhelmed these days.  The beginning of the year tends to do this to me and I kinda bring it on myself. Here is my list: Starting both a Lego Club in my home for the autism community & Lego Club at the school...