UPCOMING EVENTS FOR FAMILIES OF SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS
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Wednesday, October 26, 2016Time:
10:00 AM – 12:00 PMLocation:
330 Tomlinson Street
McDonough, GA 30253 What a Great Idea! An Overview of Special Education for Parents and Families
Understand the basic components of Special Education and the
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). This course will explain how the process of
special education works, including Child Find, Response to Intervention (RTI)
and Student Support Teams; making a referral; what to expect from an
evaluation; how to prepare for an Individualized Education Program (IEP)
meeting and how to resolve disputes. For more information contact Carolyn Heard (Henry County Sch.
District Parent Mentor) via email: Carolyn.firstname.lastname@example.org
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