Tag: school

Child Missing Milestones? When the Next Step is an IEP

Have you noticed your child struggling in school? Perhaps they are having a hard time learning to read, can’t grasp multistep math problems, or are having difficulty staying focused in class. So what can you do?

NY Dept. of Education Petitions To Cancel Spring State Exams

The New York State Department of Education is seeking a federal waiver to exempt third through 12th grade students from taking state exams for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year as the country continues to grapple with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. 

How Parents, Kids Can Ease Into The New School Year

As we enter into a new school year, how can we ease our kids back into full-time or blended remote learning?

NY Adding Cases in Schools To Coronavirus Tracker

New York State's coronavirus tracker website will have a new function that tracks cases in schools statewide starting on Wednesday, officials said.

Long Island School Districts Dispute Cuomo Claim They Didn’t Submit Reopening...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said 28 school districts on Long Island blew last month's deadline to submit to New York State a plan to reopen from the coronavirus shutdown this fall, but many local school administrators say they did submit plans and the governor is wrong.

How To Advocate For Your Child In School

“‘My teacher hates me,’ may mean that the child is having trouble doing the work,” says Nancy Brigham.