EVENTS

Upcoming Events

  • Ask the Advocate - hosted by Bourne Public Schools
    Mon, Jan 25
    https://bourneps.zoom.us/j/92381537119
    Jan 25, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    https://bourneps.zoom.us/j/92381537119
    If you have questions about special education, IEPs, 504 plans or District Accommodation Plans, than this your opportunity to get answers. FREE
  • Basic Rights - Understanding the IEP - hosted by Duxbury Public Schools
    Mon, Feb 08
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqcOiprj
    Feb 08, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqcOiprj
    Advocate Christine Riley presents an overview of an IEP
  • Basic Rights - Understanding the IEP - hosted by Martha's Vineyard Public Schools
    Wed, Feb 17
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpcu6rrz
    Feb 17, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpcu6rrz
    Advocate Christine Riley presents an overview of an IEP
  • Basic Rights and Your Child's IEP - hosted by Mashpee Public Schools
    Wed, Mar 03
    RSVP by calling 508/539-3600 ext 1504
    Mar 03, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    RSVP by calling 508/539-3600 ext 1504
    Join us for an interactive workshop structured to empower parents to effectively participate in their child's IEP meetings
  • Basic Rights - Evaluation & Eligibility - hosted by Monomoy Regional School District
    Thu, Apr 01
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErd-iuqj
    Apr 01, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErd-iuqj
    Advocate Christine Riley will present an overview of the basic rights and protections under IDEA
  • Basic Rights - Understanding the IEP - hosted by Old Rochester Regional School District
    Wed, Apr 07
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEkdOGoqT
    Apr 07, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEkdOGoqT
    Advocate Christine Riley presents an overview of an IEP

WE WILL PRESENT TO YOUR GROUP!

Would you like Christine, Tina or Michel to present a workshop to your group or organization?  We’d be happy to present a tailored presentation or choose one from the following:

ASSESSMENT PROCESS

An overview of the importance of parent input and ways to ensure that the whole child is being considered when determining appropriate services and placement options.

FOUNDATIONS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION

BASIC RIGHTS

An overview of the basic rights and protections under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), a brief overview of Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act, and an explanation of record keeping and the assessment process. 

This workshop gives a detailed overview of early intervention and transition services at age three to families and professionals who serve infants and toddlers with disabilities. It also includes procedural safeguards and tips and pointers for a successful transition 

EARLY INTERVENTION AND TRANSITION AT AGE THREE

IEP RIGHTS AND STRATEGIES

An overview of the rights and protections mandated for special needs children under IDEA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the value of record keeping, the requirements of the assessment process, timelines and other legal components of an IEP, including goals and objectives. Communication techniques are interspersed throughout the workshop. 

IEP TIPS AND POINTERS

Tried and true tips on how to positively advocate for your children, strengthen the relationships between parents and service agencies, and help create the appropriate IEP program. 

SECTION 504

ACCOMMODATIONS

Focuses on the individual's rights and accommodations in school, postsecondary education and workplace. Sample Section 504 accommodation and individual health plans are included. Positive communication techniques are interspersed throughout the workshop.

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