Navlaw

March 26, 2019
How to Build Personal Interests into an IEP | LA County Special Education

How to Build Personal Interests into an IEP

After a while, school can seem pretty basic and boring for most students. Every class day may seem like the one before it, and tests may […]
March 16, 2019
Help Teenagers Advocate for Themselves | LA County Special Education

Help Teenagers Advocate for Themselves

As a parent of a special needs child, you probably have years of experience advocating for your child. You have worked for years to get the […]
March 7, 2019
What Is an Independent Evaluation | LA County Special Education Plans

What Is an Independent Evaluation

Before your child can qualify for special education services or an IEP at school, he or she will have to be evaluated by the school district. […]
February 28, 2019
Tips for Getting the Special Services You Need | LA County Education

Tips for Getting the Special Services You Need

Special education students are required by law to be provided with special services that will best help them to obtain an appropriate education in the least […]

Fill Out Our Intake Form


Click Now
July 12, 2016
Supported Decision Making and Special Needs Teens | Los Angeles Education

Supported Decision Making and Special Needs Teens

While so much of the legal aspect of special needs individuals focuses on children these days, teenagers are also desperately in need of advice, help, and […]
July 6, 2016
Summer Vacations with Special Needs Children | Los Angeles County Education

Summer Vacations with Special Needs Children

Many Los Angeles County parents can look back at their childhood summers and remember vacations that they took as a family. Perhaps some visited a specific […]
June 21, 2016
The Importance and Achievability of Teaching Handwriting in Special Education Settings

The Importance and Achievability of Teaching Handwriting in Special Education Settings

Handwriting was once one of the three main subjects taught in schoolhouses along with reading and arithmetic. For centuries, it was vital for properly educated children […]
June 14, 2016
When Having a Parent Named as a Guardian is Appropriate

When Having a Parent Named as a Guardian is Appropriate

Guardianship can be difficult for some parents to accept. They may have envisioned something different both for their lives as well as for the lives of […]
June 14, 2016
How to Help Special Needs Children Find Friends

How to Help Special Needs Children Find Friends

Several other opportunities exist for special needs children who are looking for support and friendship. Support groups can be found around the country for families struggling […]
June 14, 2016
The Basics About Individualized Education Plans

The Basics About Individualized Education Plans

IEPs are created, evaluated or changed at least once per year. Many times, meetings to discuss IEPs are held more often than this. The goal of […]
June 14, 2016
How Parents Benefit by Using Special Needs Advocates

How Parents Benefit by Using Special Needs Advocates

At Newman, Aaronson, Vanaman, trained special needs advocates have been winning benefits for their clients since 1981. Some of these benefits include better educations, more tailored […]
May 22, 2015
Tips for Making the Most of Your Student’s Educational Records - Navlaw

Tips for Making the Most of Your Student’s Educational Records

Summaries are an Invaluable Tool: Remember that history may be written by the victors, but victory goes to the best historians. No one knows the story […]
April 20, 2015
The 7 Most Important Facts You Need To Know About Self-Determination in California

The 7 Most Important Facts You Need To Know About Self-Determination in California

January 18, 2015
The Psychology of Lowered Expectations

Fundamental Attribution Error: The Psychology of Lowered Expectations

So when it feels like your student’s teachers and administrators seem to be “blaming” them for their behaviors and performance, and completely discounting environmental factors, know […]