Local Attorney Mary Richard Weighs in on Who Must Attend IEP Meetings

Who is Required to Attend an IEP Meeting?

“Question:  At a recent IEP meeting, both the special education teacher and general education teacher left after 15 minutes. As a result we couldn’t finish the meeting agenda.  Does Iowa law say anything about this? Answer:  Yes.”

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ICAC Co-Founder Dina Bishara’s Message to the new ICCSD School Board

Dina Bishara

“For many of us — including the nearly 10 percent of the ICCSD student body in special education — this is not an abstract issue.  Our children, most of whom have life-long disabilities, are at the center of it.”

Read Dina’s editorial here –