After an EIP is in Place: Educational Issues

The following excerpt is taken from Chapter 9 of Pervasive Developmental Disorders: Finding a Diagnosis and Getting Help by Mitzi Waltz, copyright 1999 by O’Reilly & Associates, Inc. For book orders/information, call (800) 998-9938. Permission is granted to print and distribute this excerpt for noncommercial use as long as the above source is included. The information in this article is meant to educate and should not be used as an alternative for professional medical care.

  • Monitoring progress
  • Extended school year services
  • Dealing with behavioral dilemmas
  • Suspension and expulsion
  • 504 plans
  • Taking on the school system
  • Due process
  • Public advocacy
  • Going to court
  • Private schools
  • Home-schooling
  • Transition planning
  • Graduation
  • Work
  • Higher education