IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) Archives - NJ Education Report
March 21, 2023

U.S. Supreme Court Unanimously Rules In Favor of Deaf Student Who Was Denied a Sign Language Interpreter

In a decision that parents of children with disabilities are celebrating–and has ramifications for American families that decide to exercise their right to due process— […]
January 18, 2023

Murphy’s Education Department Says It’s Not Their Problem When Districts Don’t Follow Special Education Law

The New Jersey Department of Education says it is not currently monitoring whether school districts are complying with a state law about services that students […]
August 25, 2022

Parents of Students with Disabilities Win First Round in Case Against Murphy’s Education Department

Once again New Jersey is making national news for its failure to properly serve students with disabilities. Back in 2019—pre-COVID, before things got worse for children […]
February 2, 2022

MURPHY: In NJ the Law Can Work Against Children With Disabilities; Here’s How Parents Can Gain Control

Tara Murphy is a SPAN Resource Parent, a Volunteer Advocacy Ambassador for Autism Speaks, member of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA), founder of Parenting Frontier, and […]