Monday, June 18, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Residence Inn 
3815 Edwards Road
Cincinnati, OH 45209

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Rachel Miller 
University of Cincinnati UCEDD 

Be a Champion for Your Child at the IEP Table 

The special education system can seem challenging at times, but it doesn’t have to be! Join Ellen Mavriplis, Inclusion Advocates and Carla Loon-Leader, ESQ. and learn how to 1) use the tools of the IEP process in a more empowering way,  2) how to understand you child's progress in a way that enables you to understand its impact on their outcomes and 3) how to communicate with the IEP team more effectively.  Specifically you will learn:

  • How to sucessfully work with your IEP to develop your childs specific goals and meet their specific educational needs
  • How to use your child's evaluations, progress monitoring data, etc to identify your childs specific needs, develop meaningful goals and impact out comes.
  • The role of addtional tools like a Functional Behavioral Assesment, a Behavior Intervention Plan and Independent Educational Evaluations to inform the process
  • How to effectiviely communicate your input and concerns with your IEP team