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Geneva's Guidance on KPRC-Channel 2 Newsmakers with Khambrel Marshall speaking about lawsuit to force in person special education learning.

It is a national battle about special education during this pandemic. A lawsuit wants to force schools to teach special ed students in person or provide money for parents to take their children to private schools. Local attorney Geneva Jones-Taylor is a guest on Houston Newsmakers and says it's a suit without much merit.

The attached video contains detailed insight from our nationally recognized expert in special education and school law, Geneva Taylor. To see the full segment, click here

Geneva's Guidance on KPRC-Channel 2 News speaking about Special Education Students and Online Learning

Parents of special education students desperate for kids to go back to in-person learning to prevent regression. For parents of students with special education needs, the back to school debate is about more than preventing the spread of the coronavirus. For the parents of children who live with minor to severe disabilities, the push for schools to re-open is about making sure their students don’t fall any further behind.

The attached video contains detailed insight from our nationally recognized expert in special education and school law, Geneva Taylor. To see the full segment, click here

Geneva's Guidance on COVID-19 Special Education de Blasio Class Action Against Public Schools

As explained in our alient alert on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, your school district has been named in a Class Action Lawsuit stemming from the COVID-19 school closures.

The attached video contains detailed insight from our nationally-recognized expert in special education and school law, Geneva Taylor. This video can be shared with school board members and the families of your community to explain the class action lawsuit filed against your school district. Since the onset of COVID-19, we have taken the lead on providing school districts with sound legal advice concerning issues related to special education and Section 504 during this pandemic. Additional resources and guidance can be found on the COVID-19 page of the website of Powell, Youngblood & Taylor and at Geneva’s Guidance.

Geneva's Guidance: Can Schools Force Kids to Wear Masks?

With COVID-19 surging around the United States, can the government force kids to wear masks? This podcast helps you better understand how new policies will impact schools, parents, and their children.

Geneva's Guidance: School Bus Transportation during COVID-19

This podcast details what implications are expected with school bus transportation during COVID-19 and how important it is for parents to stay informed.

Geneva's Guidance: Before we talk: COVID and Special Education

This podcast introduces the history and definition of special education while helping parents understand the importance of advocating for their child.