Commissioner of Education’s visit

October 31, 2019

Massachusetts' Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jeff Riley, made a special appearance at the Milestones Day School, an accredited and approved Chapter 766 private therapeutic school in Waltham serving students with challenges in executive functioning, sensory integration, and social pragmatics, to gain a deeper understanding of the school's mission, classroom facilities, and premier comprehensive programming that serves out-of-district special…

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Understanding the IEP Process

February 2, 2016

Discovering your child has special needs in school whether it is in regards to reading, writing, math, attention, social or cognitive skills can be a hard pill for parents to swallow.  Thankfully our public education...

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Dyslexia and Autism

January 26, 2016

Autism is a complex disorder that has many related conditions that have similar symptoms and overlapping symptoms.  Dyslexia is one such related disorder that may be difficult to recognize among other symptoms of autistic children. ...

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Conditions Related to Autism

January 12, 2016

Being handed a diagnosis of Autism or being told your child is on the Autism Spectrum can be overwhelming enough, but finding out that your child has related conditions may be just too much to...

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Guardianship Decisions

December 28, 2015

Turning 18 years old in our society means a person has reached the age of majority and now has legal rights that were once controlled by parents.  Those rights could include decisions about medical treatment,...

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