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My name is***** have been an attorney for 26 years and in the field of education for 16 years. I will help you with your questions. Can you please tell me your child's grade level? Also, was this meeting an Annual Review?
In the IEP, have they set measurable goals for your child? At the Annual Review Meeting did they explain how they worked on these goals and what measures they used?
To file a complaint with the Ohio Department of Education you have to allege violation of your child's rights not older than 1 year old. The procedures and requirements of the complaint are outlined on the Ohio Department of Education website. After you file the complaint, the Dept of Edcation has a 60 day time limit on giving you a decision. Here is the information on the website: https://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Special-Education/Federal-and-State-Requirements/Procedures-and-Guidance/Procedural-Safeguards/State-Complaint-Procedures.
Here is the complaint form: https://education.ohio.gov/getattachment/Topics/Special-Education/Federal-and-State-Requirements/Procedures-and-Guidance/Ohio-Required-Forms/Complaint-form.pdf.aspx
Have you asked the teachers to explain in detail have the % are determined?
Teachers should have a rubric to determine grades.
Please let me know if you have more questions.