Events for Sunday, April 29, 2012
Parent Advocacy 101
Sunday, April 29, 2012
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This workshop is designed to give parents an idea of various strategies they can use during IEP meetings where effective advocacy is important to ensure their child receives a Free, Appropriate, Public Education (FAPE). Participants will gain knowledge and understanding about special education law. The workshop will provide practical tips for ensuring clear communication and collaboration between familes and schools. Each participant will receive a binder designed to help you keep track of all the relevant information regarding your child's Individualized Education Program (IEP).
Instructors: Marjorie Shulbank & Kathleen Waxman
Maryland State Department of Education
Division of Special Education/Early Intervention
Location: Ben And Esther Rosenbloom JCC
3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue, Owings Mills, MD 21117
Registration is required and limited!
For more informaton or to register please call:
The Resource Center for Famlies & Schools at (410)887-5443
Please let us know in advance of any accommodations you may require.
Sponsored by the Baltimore County Public Schools
Office of Special Education, Resource Center for Familes and Schools
CJE's Maryland Special Needs Advocacy Project (MDSNAP)
JCC Special Needs Services