Your Back to School Checklist

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Circulation: 92,094
ISSN: 1538-320
September 10, 2013

preteen students working at schoolIn Virginia, our kids headed back to school last week. Whether your child returned last week or last month, you should have your back to school plan in place.

Are you off to a good start this year?

  • started your contact log?
  • finished your get acquainted folder?
  • met your child's teacher? the school nurse?
  • provided a copy of your child's IEP?

In this issue of the Special Ed Advocate get the do's (and don'ts) for starting things off on a positive note this school year. Download the Checklist to keep yourself on track!

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Download the Back to School Checklist

Help! School has started. I want to make sure I do my homework so this year is better than last year.

Where are you on the Back to School Checklist - #8? #15? #1? Uh oh!

Time to download a pdf copy.


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Catch Up on New Legal Developments

Get some recent developments, useful cases, and back to school tips to help you Start the New IEP Advocacy Year from Parent Attorney Lisa Krizman.


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Your Back to School Resource & Special Education Survival Guide

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  • Advocacy Supply List: Chapter 1
  • Parent as Project Manager: Chapter 3
  • Understanding the School: Chapter 4
  • Your Relationship with the School: Chapter 5
  • Your Child's Evaluations: Chapter 8
  • Your Document Management System: Chapter 9
  • SMART IEPs: Chapter 12
  • Sample Contact Log and Problem Report: Chapter 22
  • Sample Letters: Chapter 23 & 24
  • Preparing for School Meetings: Chapter 25
  • Meeting Strategies for Maintaining Control: Chapter 26
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Get a Positive Start this School Year!

Great suggestions for parent-teacher team building and starting the school year off on a positive note!


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