We Cannot – And Must Not – Leave Students with Disabilities Behind

December 2020/January 2021 The MLO Minute: Authors: Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. and Alexander Corbin, Esq., McAndrews Law Offices; and Stefanie Ramirez and Marissa Band, Disabilities Law Program of Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (CLASI). An original version of the article was published in Delaware’s News Journal. — All students with disabilities are entitled to a free, appropriate public education (FAPE) by…

Spotlight on Michael Connolly, Esq.! Supervising Partner of Special Education

January 2021: Learn more about Michael Connolly, Esq., Supervising Partner of our Special Education Department! As an opportunity for our clients, colleagues, families, and friends to learn more about our MLO team, our attorneys and staff are participating in this video series throughout the upcoming months to highlight our individual team members. These interviews include…

February 10th, 2021: What You Need to Know: COVID Compensatory Services (CCS) vs. Extended School Year (ESY)

Free webinar! Hosted by The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties, presented by Michael Connolly, Esq. and Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S. M.A. of McAndrews Law! WHEN: Wednesday, February 10th, 2021 TIME: 6:30PM LOCATION: Zoom! The program is free, but registration is required. Click here to register. Questions? Contact Jessica McKenty at jmckenty@arcoflehighnorthampton.org  or 610-849-8076 ext.…

CDC Issues Helpful Guidelines for In–Person and Virtual Instruction for Children with Disabilities

January 2021 The MLO Minute: By, Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S., M.A. and Dennis McAndrews, Esq. —           It would be an extreme understatement to say that the current pandemic has required extraordinary levels of flexibility, creativity, patience, and grit on the part of families, children, and educators. This is especially true…