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Free Special Education Workshop for Parents

May 31 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


 

FREE SPECIAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS
May 31, 2023 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. EDT
Registration is required.


New York Lawyers for the Public Interest warmly invites you to attend this free 2-hour workshop that provides the tools and is meant to empower you every step of the way when navigating the special education system.

This event will be presented in English and requires registration. Click here to register.


TOPICS

  • SPECIAL EDUCATION BASICS
    Rights and procedures, including but not limited to least restrictive environment, IEP meetings, the specific programs and services that are available to meet your children’s needs.
  • ABUSE, HARASSMENT, OR MISTREATMENT
    How to advocate for your child who has experienced any of the above and your parental rights to information, how to file a complaint, etc.
  • LANGUAGE ACCESS
    Parental rights to language interpretation at school meetings and to translated educational documents so that you can participate in your child’s education.
  • AND MORE!

PRESENTERS

Paola Martinez-Boone, NYLPI Senior Advocate & Special Education Coordinator 

Michelle Kraus, NYLPI Senior Social Worker 


For any questions about this workshop, please call (212) 244-4664.

 

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