Education in a Public Health Emergency: Navigating Special Education During School Closures and Stay-Home Orders for COVID-19

In this virtual seminar, Michael Connolly, Esq. and Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. discuss student rights during school closures related to the novel coronavirus and ways to support your student with special needs, both in what you do at home and in your remote interactions with your child’s school district. During this pandemic, we continue to provide…

Virtual IEP Clinic

Our Special Education Department presents this free virtual IEP clinic to assist families in coping with the current health/school crisis, while planning for next steps in the weeks and months to follow. The presentation is provided by Dennis McAndrews, Esq. and our Supervising Partner of Special Education, Michael Connolly, Esq., who speak on key special…

U.S. Department of Education Releases New Title IX Regulations

May 2020 The MLO Minute: By, Nancy Potter, Esq. This month, the U.S. Department of Education released the Department’s much anticipated Title IX regulations. The new Title IX regulation codifies prohibitions against sexual harassment in schools. The regulation carries the full force of law.   Key provisions of the Department of Education’s new Title IX…