Spice of Life Event Center
Flatirons Golf Course
5706 Arapahoe Ave.
Boulder, CO 80303
In From Emotions to Advocacy training programs (one day, 6 hours),
parent advocate Pat Howey teaches you how to take an active role in managing your
child's special education, the gentle art of disagreeing, and how to maintain
healthy working relationships with the school.
to assess your child's strengths and needs
to prepare a Parent Report for the IEP team
to build healthy working relationships with school personnel
to document information that may prevent or resolve disputes
to participate as an equal member of your child's IEP team
are designed to meet the needs of parents, educators, health care providers, advocates
and attorneys who represent children with disabilities regarding special education.
The program is not disability specific.
1: Getting Started
Creating the Advocate's IEP, the Master Plan
the Paper Trail
and Strategies for the Advocate
Parent as Project Manager
101: Learning the Rules of the Game
to Success, Resolving Parent/School
Emergency, Crisis, Help
and Your Child's Disability
and Measurements 101
provided by A Spice of Life Catering
of IDEA - Findings, Purposes and Definitions
504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Child Left Behind
of Adverse Assumptions
the Paper Trail - Documenting and Writing Letters and using
the "Letter to a Stranger" Strategy
Meeting Strategies and Common Problems
it all together
July 1-July 31, 2010
Includes .6 CEU (continuing education units)
Click here to register online.
the printable registration form.
and share the conference flyer.
Your registration includes
morning beverages, catered lunch, and a copy of Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition ($19.95 retail value).
Refund Policy: No
refunds are available.
Autism Society of Boulder County by phone 720-272-8231, by fax 866-826-3995
programs often fill up early! Space is limited - don't miss out! Register today!
for directions from MapQuest.
International Airport (DIA)
(31 miles to the conference location)
a list of local hotels click here.
Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities so people can get reliable
information and support.
The State Yellow
Pages has many useful resources - evaluators, educational consultants, academic
tutors, support groups, grassroots organizations, advocates, attorneys and others
who help parents get services for their children.
If you provide a service,
sign up to be listed on the Yellow
Pages for Kids with Disabilities - this is a free service from Wrightslaw.
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