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Ivan Henry Mousaw

Ivan Mousaw’s Legal Guides

6 total

  • Title I Schools in Mecklenburg County

    The Basics Title I, the cornerstone of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) , previously known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB), is the largest federal education program. Its intent is to help ensure that all children have the opportunity to obtain a high quality educa...

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  • Basics of Vacation, Sick, and Holiday Time in North Carolina

    Vacation Leave In North Carolina, employers are not required to provide employees with vacation benefits, either paid or unpaid. If an employer chooses to provide such benefits, however, it must comply with the terms of its established policy or employment contract. Employees sha...

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  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) Requirements

    For Children to be eligible to apply to CIS(Citizenship and Immigration Services) for SIJS, a state juvenile court must first make several findings of fact. The immigration regulations define a state juvenile court as a court located in the United States having jurisdiction under...

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  • Forms of Immigration Relief Available to Children and Youth

    Special Immigrant Juvenile Status: A youth can obtain lawful permanent residence (a green card) if the child has been abused, abandoned, or neglected by one or both of her parents and it is not in the childs best interest to be returned to her home country. To be eligible, the Co...

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  • Parent Request for Referral Letter (EC Services)

    Date:_____/___/_____ Your Name: ________________________ Your Full mailing address: ________________________ ________________________ ________________________ Name of the Principal: ________________________ Schools mailing address: ________________________ _______________...

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  • IEP Tips for Parents of Exceptional Children

    Navigating the IEP (Individualized Education Plan) Process is difficult for parents. This guide gives you some basic advice and tips on how to prepare for, attend, and follow-up the IEP meetings.

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