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August 2017

Parental Rights

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Trails Regional Library: Odessa Branch, 107 W Mason St
Odessa, MO 64076 United States
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This workshop explains the Parental Rights document that all First Steps families receive and helps families understand what they and their child’s rights are under Part C of IDEA.

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Art of Effective Advocacy

August 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Trails Regional Library: Odessa Branch, 107 W Mason St
Odessa, MO 64076 United States
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If you have, or work with a child with a disability, this training is for you. Learn the importance of keeping and organizing your child’s records, as well as what information needs to be in your child’s file. We will also discuss how to communicate more effectively with your child’s school district and the importance of working collaboratively to solve problems.

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Understanding the IEP Process and Special Education Mediation

August 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kansas City Public Library: Waldo Branch, 201 E 75th St
Kansas City, MO 64114 United States
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Understanding the IEP Process Your child’s IEP is the cornerstone of their education. This workshop offers an in-depth look at the evaluation process, qualifying for an IEP, the many components that must be addressed in the IEP document, as well as how progress will be monitored. As a result of this training, parents will gain a better understanding of their role as an equal participant in the IEP Process. Special Education Mediation This training is designed to provide an overview…

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September 2017

Understanding the Evaluation Process

September 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Kansas City Public Library: West Port Branch, 118 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
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The evaluation process is the first step in determining if a child needs special education services, a Section 504 Plan or another educational intervention. Parents need to understand the reasons to have a child evaluated, the steps in the evaluation process and the options that can be pursued if there is a disagreement about evaluation.

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How to Write Measurable Annual Goals

September 15 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Kansas City Public Library: West Port Branch, 118 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
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Learn how to write individualized and measurable educational goals for your child and track your child’s progress with this easy to understand training for parents of children with disabilities.

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In-person trainings are offered throughout the state of Missouri. Parents living outside the state are permitted to attend but are encouraged to attend trainings in their home state. States have different laws and procedures regarding how children with disabilities receive special education and related services.

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