Connecticut Parent Magazine publishes special education article authored by Attorney Jeffrey Forte

The September 2018 issue of Connecticut Parent Magazine featured a leading article authored by Attorney Jeffrey Forte entitled, “Special Education Strategies for the New School Year.” The article includes thoughtful “Back to School” tips for parents to obtain the most helpful and advantageous special education strategies for their children. View a PDF of the full […]

Special Education Strategies For the New School Year

By Atty. Jeffrey L. Forte We are past the halfway point of summer vacation and parents everywhere are crowding local stores for the annual “Back to School” shopping spree, with cute backpacks and new sneakers high on their agenda. For parents of children with special needs, however, the priorities at the beginning of a new […]

Child Anxiety, Depression, School Refusal and Your Child’s Educational Rights – presentation in Milford, CT

Forte Law Group and Woodhouse Academy are hosting a free workshop for parents of children with anxiety and school refusal challenges on March 20th from 6:30-7:30pm at Woodhouse Academy in Milford. The program will cover: -Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health issues in youth. -What is School Refusal and What is Truancy. […]

Private Special Education Programs and Therapeutic Schools in Connecticut for Children with Special Needs

Forte Law Group, a special education and child advocacy law firm, has compiled an extensive list of private special education programs and therapeutic schools that are available to children with special needs in Connecticut. The list of schools is provided in alphabetical order, as well as by county, with a hyperlink to the website of […]

Stepping Stones Hosts Program with Guest Speaker Attorney Jeffrey Forte – Norwalk, CT

Parents will learn about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE), Individualized Education Program (IEP), Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA), Independent Educational Evaluation (IEE), Related Services, and IEP vs 504 Plan. This program will be presented by guest speaker Jeffrey Forte on February 19, 2018, 6:00pm-7:30pm Stepping Stones Museum […]

Special Education Rights for Children with Autism Presented by Attorney Jeffrey Forte – Greenwich, CT

Free program for parents of children with autism held at the Greenwich Library located at 101 West Putman Avenue in Greenwich, CT on January 18, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm. Presented by special education attorney and certified child advocated Jeffrey Forte, the program will cover: -Critical Discussion about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. -Evaluations, Reevaluations and […]