My daughter’s right to an education should not be dismissed or “confused”

Weekday mornings in our household are much like any other household with teenagers. Waking teens, outfit planning, rushing around to gather laptops and to find shoes. At 7 am, the bus pulls up. We walk our daughter onto her special education bus, make sure she’s seat belted in, and wave goodbye. Each day, we sent…

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And they shall know us by how we treat our most vulnerable

Texas, sadly, at the rate you’re going, you’re headed into the toilet. In case you’re not a special needs parent in the state of Texas, or know one, you may not have caught up to the news. It’s okay, there’s been a LOT of news lately. Let me catch you up on what’s going on…

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I’m not THAT parent…I’m thaaaaaaat parent

The good news is, Maura has the same teacher as last year. So she is wise to my ways, no warning is needed. However, I can admit, I am thaaaaaaat parent. Which is different from THAT parent. Let me explain… THAT parent is a term in the special ed world for those parental units who…

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