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RE: [IP] 504's again

In response to Holly's question about bringing your child to meetings with 
school administrators.  We have always had Andrea join us from the time she 
was diagnosed at age 8.  When a child protests about having to go to the 
cloakroom to eat when they are feeling low (as was suggested by her 
elementary principal), most administrators back down.  If it's just the 
parents - it's all too abstract.  Andrea has also learned how to "handle" 
these people from listening to us.  At 14, she pretty much runs the show at 
these meetings.  She's learned not to back down where her diabetes is 

Liz B.
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