Nicole Bovell is a longtime advocate of the special education community. She is the author of The Journey of Special Education and How to Have a Great School Year, informational resources to help special needs parents with the special education process. Nicole has her Masters of Arts in Special Education, an Educational Specialist degree in Teaching and Learning and over fifteen years of experience teaching and working with students who have a variety of disabilities. Nicole believes that early intervention is the key to helping children succeed and is passionate about educating young children. She also provides additional resources for special needs parents on her website www.beyondspecialeducation.com. Nicole currently resides in New Jersey with her husband and two children. You can connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.
Why Beyond Special Education?
Beyond Special Education was started to help struggling parents understand the complexities of special education. Nicole brings her experience as a former special education teacher and counselor to help parents understand how to interact in IEP meetings, how to advocate for the child and what they should know about their parental rights.