This essential guide profiles 33 schools in New York City for children with special needs, plus listings of medical professionals, camps, after-school programs, evaluation centers, and individuals in the field that were recommended by families of children with special needs. Includes information on referrals and evaluations, eligibility criteria, parents' rights, and more.It begins the process and a timeline in which the CSE must evaluate your child and, if your child is eligible, must arrange for ... Primary referral sources can be individuals such as parents, teachers, directors of preschool programs and day care ... Referrals can also be made through hospitals, public schools, public health facilities, social service agencies, other health ... A sample referral letter can be found in Appendix A. If your child is turning 5-years-old by December 31 ( commonlyanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Parents' Guide to Special Education in New York City and the Metropolitan Area|
|Author||:||Laurie Dubos, Jana Fromer|
|Publisher||:||Teachers College Press - 2006|