Special Education

Special Education

Mainstream media shines spotlight on CCISD special ed busing debacle

Incompetence. Arrogance. Cowardice. Corruption. These are all words that accurately describe CCISD and its leadership. However, rarely are all of these characteristics on display at once. But that’s exactly the special treat we received last Thursday courtesy of Fox 26 Houston, which aired a news report covering how, despite now being three weeks into the […]

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General
Special Education

CCISD bungles Special Ed busing

While parents fully expected the buses to be running late at the beginning of the school year, Special Ed parents did not expect their children’s bus routes to be completely deleted. But that’s exactly what happened over at CCISD, affecting 285 students. As of August 22, 95 Special Ed students did not have transportation. Where […]

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Special Education

TEA denied CCISD’s request for reconsideration (2015)

As we know, Clear Creek ISD has a long, sordid history with its Special Education program. It’s going to take three years to implement all the recommendations from the Gibson report, and several Special Education parents have had to sue to get CCISD to pay attention to their plight. And we can’t forget how one […]

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Special Education

Special Ed student being sent to juvenile court

Perhaps no story illustrates the mistreatment of Special Education students like the plight of Amy Fry’s daughter. Ms. Fry’s daughter attends Bayside Intermediate, is in the Special Education program, and was assaulted on the bus by another student. There was even a nurse’s evaluation on the day her daughter was assaulted. Her daughter is very […]

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Legal Troubles
Special Education

Special Ed parents need to sue to get results

How many times must Special Ed parents sue CCISD? The short answer is, a lot. Lest you think that the Gibson report was brought about by recent abuses of Special Education students, think again. Clear Creek ISD has a long, sordid history of allowing Special Education students to be abused and bullied, then, in the […]

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Special Education

Special Ed recommendations will take 3 years to implement

In a previous post, we talked about how Clear Creek ISD has nearly failed to care for its special education students – the most vulnerable population. Well, if you think that after the Gibson report they’d be chomping at the bit to rectify the situation and ensure a quality education for these kids, you’d be […]

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