In This Issue ...
February 4, 2014
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It is logical for a parent to step into the role of special education project manager for your child.
Learn the skills, information, and attitude you need to advocate successfully.
Organize! Plan! Focus your energy!
Effective advocacy comes from research, planning, and preparation.
In this issue of the Special Ed Advocate you will find out how to acquire information, attack obstacles, and learn the skills you need to be an effective advocate for your child. Caution! Learn how to avoid mistakes.
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Your State Advisory Panel: A Powerful Tool
You need to think about becoming a member of your State Advisory Panel, a powerful tool in IDEA 2004 that is often overlooked.
Does special education in your community or state need to be strengthened or improved? See Section 1412(a)(21) of IDEA (Wrightslaw: Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, page 82).