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Navigating the school process with a special needs child can be a stressful time. Educating yourself and finding resources and support for your child and family can help.

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by CAROLYN SALZMAN, Head of School, The Gateway Schools

You make decisions for your child every day. You choose his food, his playmates, his clothes. You expect to make these choices; in fact, you hardly think about them because they are grounded in your experience and guided by your vision for your family. There is one decision, however, that you may not have expected you would have to make: mainstream or special education.