Did you know that the rights of children with disability to be educated in the least restrictive environment (LRE) flows directly from Brown vs. Board of Education. Schools cannot suspend a special education student for more than 10 days without holding a manifestation determination meeting. Charles Sellers has once again shown who and what he is. I thought his actions on Sunday were a new low when he began yelling at Dr. Collins and others demanding Dr. Collins not participate in the Special Board Meeting. Andy Patapow has devoted 50 years of his life to PUSD as a Principal and Board Member and has done nothing to merit re-call.
Parents are highly motivated to advocate for the most appropriate education possible for their child with disabilities. The votes on the Board will no doubt reflect the split that continues to divide the Board. Our children need to understand that if …Read More