School Therapy Corner: 8 Suggestions for IEP Reviews at the Start of the School Year
[Source: Your Therapy Source]
Do you do IEP reviews at the start of the school year? As the new school year starts, it is important for related service providers, teachers, parents and students to review the IEP. Reviewing IEP for multiple students can be very time consuming therefore in order to be productive focus on the important parts of the IEP. Here are suggestions for IEP reviews at the start of the school year. Keep in mind the same tips can be applied to 504 Accommodation Plans.
Schedule some time to review the IEP of any new students and old students. For new students, this is an obvious first step to being informed about the student’s background information. For students you are familiar with already it is still important to review the IEP. It can be hard to remember what was placed on the IEPS if it was written months ago. If you didn’t service the students over the summer, contact the service provider from the summer for any updates.
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