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Sep
20
Mon
Art of Effective Advocacy @ Webinar
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art of Effective Advocacy @ Webinar | Springfield | Missouri | United States

This training will focus on the skills of how to be an effective advocate, why you should advocate for your child, and how to know your options. Learn the importance of what documents to gather and keep as well as organizing your child’s records and files. 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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Sep
22
Wed
Special Education- What I Need to Know @ Webinar
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Special Education- What I Need to Know @ Webinar | Springfield | Missouri | United States

This training will be a brief overview of the important things to know around the topic of special education. It will address options, key terms, and key steps of the special education process. Also addressed is important things to know about placement and disagreement options.

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Sep
27
Mon
Disagreement Resolution @ Webinar
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Disagreement Resolution @ Webinar | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Sometimes the best way to solve a problem is to prevent it in the first place. Through this training you will learn strategies to prevent problems from arising in the first place through documentation and letter writing. It will address inform parents of their other options when disagreements arise and cover the resolution processes included in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act as well as Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

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Sep
28
Tue
Section 504 @ Webinar
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Section 504 @ Webinar

The term “Section 504” refers to a specific part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 that prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities by any program or activity that receives federal funding. This includes all public schools and any private schools that receive federal funds.  Learn about the legal background of Section 504, the evaluation process, 504 plans and services and the procedural safeguards in place to protect individuals with disabilities.

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Sep
30
Thu
Positive Behavior Interventions @ Webinar
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Parents and teachers will be taught a different way to think about problem behavior. Often behaviors are a form of communication. With this training you will learn the importance of a Functional Behavioral Assessment, how to reinforce positive behavior as well as how to develop a Positive Behavior Support Plan.

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Oct
4
Mon
Section 504 @ Webinar
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The term “Section 504” refers to a specific part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 that prohibits
discrimination against people with disabilities by any program or activity that receives federal
funding. This includes all public schools and any private schools that receive federal funds.
Learn about the legal background of Section 504, the evaluation process, 504 plans and services
and the procedural safeguards in place to protect individuals with disabilities.

Oct
11
Mon
Positive Behavior Interventions @ Webinar
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Parents and teachers will be taught a different way to think about problem behavior. Often
behaviors are a form of communication. With this training you will learn the importance of a
Functional Behavioral Assessment, how to reinforce positive behavior as well as how to develop
a Positive Behavior Support Plan

Oct
13
Wed
Transitions- Elementary to Middle School @ Webinar
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

This training discusses tips for the transition from elementary school to middle school as well as
information surrounding IEPs components.

Oct
18
Mon
Disagreement Resolution @ Webinar
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Sometimes the best way to solve a problem is to prevent it in the first place. Through this
training you will learn strategies to prevent problems from arising in the first place through
documentation and letter writing. Also covered are the resolution processes included in the
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act as well as Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of
1973

Understanding ADHD @ Webinar
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? How do you qualify? Who can diagnose it,
prescribe medications, and offer counseling? Does a child with ADHD automatically qualify for
an IEP? This training will answer these questions and many more. It will also provide strategies
for parents to teach their children how to manage their symptoms. Also included are “Tips for
Teachers” for specific instructional strategies that can be used in the classroom.