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by Chantal Aflalo, Special Needs Advisor, Parents League School Advisory Service

Becoming a parent and ushering a child through his formative years is incredibly rewarding. But parenting a child with special needs redefines that role.

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Parents League of New York sits down with Rachel Henes of Hallways to discuss its new book for parents and educators.

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by Parents League School Advisory Service

Should I be looking at schools? This is New York City, after all, and there are so many options to consider. But remember: preschools typically do not accept children until they are 2 years or older. Yet so much happens during that special period before your little one is ready for formal schooling.

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Families can expect one of three outcomes as the admissions season for independent schools draws to a close: admit, deny or waitlist. While the first two are self-explanatory, people often ask what it means to be waitlisted.

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Are you concerned about private school tuition costs? Though the cost of tuition may seem daunting, we advise families to keep an open mind when searching for a private or independent school. Here we address common concerns about school affordability and the financial aid application process.