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Saturday, October 20, 2012

Not-so-special treatment in Seattle of special education

Tim Nelson walks his son Sam and daughter Elise to Green Lake Elementary. Nelson said the school lacked resources to implement much of an Individualized Education Program (IEP) for Sam, who has Down syndrome. State officials say IEP compliance is a serious problem in Seattle.