Last week we posted 10 tips for good advocates. This week - two more tips.
1. link-up with other advocates
2. ask questions
The best way to become a good advocate is by exposure.
If you wanted to catch the flu, you would hang out with folks who had the flu. If you want to become a good advocate, hang around with folks who do advocacy work.
This issue of the Special Ed Advocate is Summer School Session 4. You'll learn the importance of asking questions and getting good advice from other advocates who will provide answers, creative ideas, and helpful suggestions about how to negotiate the maze of special education.
Please don't hesitate to forward this series to friends, family members, or colleagues.