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Update on Alex speech (IEP)

Postby deerhart » Fri Nov 05, 2004 08:26 am

by deerhart (3282 Posts), Fri Nov 05, 2004 08:26 am

Well we compl,etely rewrote Alex's IEP yesterday. The meeting went really really well. He had achieved all his goals from his old IEP (big yeah) and in many situations is now considered to have age appropriate speech (WOOT!). His new goals focus more on gaining relevance in his speech and better being able to use his speech to communicate when he gets upset, as well as finding alternatives for him when he gets upset besides just crying and getting frustrated. They also deal with increasing his interactions with peers for longer periods.

All in all it went very well and they are optamistic about having him ready to face a full size kindergarten class next year.

Erin

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Re : Update on Alex speech (IEP)

Postby alimarie » Fri Nov 05, 2004 09:08 am

by alimarie (530 Posts), Fri Nov 05, 2004 09:08 am

Erin,

It sounds like you had a great IEP meeting! Congrats on him achieving all of his goals. That is great news! i am sure his new goals will be met in no time and he will be ready for that kindergarten class!

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Re : Update on Alex speech (IEP)

Postby julie f » Fri Nov 05, 2004 10:45 am

by julie f (7993 Posts), Fri Nov 05, 2004 10:45 am

Erin,

That is great news! I'm so happy to hear that he's progressing so well!

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Re : Update on Alex speech (IEP)

Postby mom2tori » Fri Nov 05, 2004 11:14 am

by mom2tori (3842 Posts), Fri Nov 05, 2004 11:14 am

Sounds like Alex is doing great, Congratulations!

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Re : Update on Alex speech (IEP)

Postby denise » Sat Nov 06, 2004 07:45 pm

by denise (5480 Posts), Sat Nov 06, 2004 07:45 pm

That is great news!! WTG Alex!

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