An Individualized Education Plan (IEP) is a crucial part of making sure an autistic child receives a proper and effective education. IEPs are created by both the parents and the school staff. You have a say, so make sure that your child’s needs are met.
Learn from Shannon Penrod of Autism Live as she provides a brief explanation of an IEP and why it is considered such a daunting task.
What We Learned from this Video:
- IEP stands for Individualized Education Plan.
- An IEP is a legal document that outlines all of the services a school will provide for your child in the coming year.
- Include any goals that you want accomplished in the IEP.
Planning your child’s Individualized Education Plan is a very involved and important process, but we have your back! For more information on IEPs, please check out our free video library for videos about education and autism.