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A "MUST HAVE" BOOK
From Emotions to Advocacy, second edition will teach you how to plan, prepare, organize and get quality special education services.
In this comprehensive, easy-to-read book, you will learn your childs disability and educational needs, how to create a simple method for organizing your childs file and devising a master plan for your childs special education.
You will understand parent-school conflict, how to create paper trails and effective letter writing. This book includes dozens of worksheets, forms and sample letters that you can tailor to your needs.
Whether you are new to special education or an experienced advocate this book will provide a clear roadmap to effective advocacy for your child. You will use this book again and again.
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IEP Tips includes strategies that parents can use to be more active participants in the IEP process and to develop meaningful education programs for their children.
These strategies are not expensive. They do not require parents to obtain degrees in education or advocacy.
The tips and strategies offer common sense approaches about how to advocate effectively for children with disabilities.
The book provides information about evaluating student progress.
The tips are based upon the authors' experiences and on best practices from the professional literature.
To see a few sample tips, read IEP Tips: Taping Meetings.
Teams of parents and educators who use positive interpersonal styles are more likely to be successful.
This book provides suggestions about building positive interactions and effective IEP teams.
The book also includes sample notes and letters that parents can use to develop positive relationships with school staff.
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A excellent guide to quick and effective writing of accurate and measurable IEP goals and objectives.
IEPs are necessary, required by law and when done properly can be extremely helpful in guiding the student's educational trajectory.
This book, written by two of the foremost special educators and IEP legal experts is designed to bring you up to speed whether you're just entering the field or have worked in it for years.
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FREE directly from SEPTO Aliance
Also available at our SEPTO Network Monthly Meetings (see Calendar).
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Wrightslaw: Special Education Law provides a clear roadmap to the laws and how to get better services for all children with disabilities.
This Wrightslaw publication is an invaluable resource for parents, advocates, educators, and attorneys.