Years ago, when my Boston law firm hired me, Bob, the hiring partner, gave me a piece of advice: Return phone calls the same day, even if just to say that you got the call and will be in touch later.
It was excellent advice. Why?
Have you attended or been asked to attend IEP or Section 504 Team meetings? If so, have you wondered why we have them, and what their purpose is?
As a school attorney, I believe that, if Team members know why they are participating in these meetings,
Your position as an Education Specialist involves challenges and balancing high demands. Not only does your role involve teaching along with organizing and monitoring requirements for each student’s Individual Education Program (IEP), but it is interwoven into a number of aspects involving the whole school.