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Circulation: 98,627
ISSN: 1538-320
June 28, 2016

Organize! Plan! Focus your energy!

Effective advocacy comes from research, planning, and preparation.

Learn the skills, information, and attitude you need to advocate successfully.

In this issue of the Special Ed Advocate find out how to get 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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Tips & Tricks for Getting Effective IEPs

Ten things that have helped me get a program to meet my children’s needs.

1.  Knowledge is power. I learned as much as I could about the law.  Use your knowledge to even the playing field with the school.

2. Prepare for ...


Training for Experienced Advocates

Wrightslaw Research Editor Sue Whitney answers your questions about licensing and training of advocates. Sue explains what you need to know and what you need to read.

What Type of Training is Required to Become an Advocate?


Advocacy Tactics & Strategies

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10 Tips for Good Advocates

Learn how to polish the art of negotiation to a fine finish.

Indiana Advocate Pat Howey says there are more ways to obtain positive results than to roar through IEP meetings in a Mack Truck.

Read 10 Tips for Good Advocates


Mistakes Advocates Make

Because the non-lawyer advocate plays an extremely important role in the special education process, advocates must be mindful of the power of their role and the trust parents place in them.

Learn some of the common Mistakes Advocates Make by Massachusetts parent attorney Bob Crabtree.


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