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IEP and Inclusion Tips for Parents and Teachers

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IEP and Inclusion Tips for Parents and Teachers


by Anne Eason, Esq. and Professor Kathleen Whitbread



Provides parents and teachers with dozens of practical, useful tips and strategies for working together in the IEP process.


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"This manual is so useful and parent friendly...it should be available to all parents of children with disabilities." - Mary A. Falvey, Ph.D., Director of Student Services

In IEP and Inclusion Tips for Parents and Teachers...

IEP Tips includes strategies that parents can use to be more active participants in the IEP process and to develop meaningful education programs for their children. These strategies are not expensive. They do not require parents to obtain degrees in education or advocacy. The tips and strategies offer common sense approaches about how to advocate effectively for children with disabilities. The book provides information about evaluating student progress.

The tips are based upon the authors' experiences and on best practices from the professional literature. To see a few sample tips, read IEP Tips: Taping Meetings.

Teams of parents and educators who use positive interpersonal styles are more likely to be successful. This book provides suggestions about building positive interactions and effective IEP teams. The book also includes sample notes and letters that parents can use to develop positive relationships with school staff.

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Chapter 1. Getting Prepared for the IEP Meeting

Chapter 2. The IEP. Tips for what to do during the IEP meeting; evaluations; creating legally correct and usable IEPs; making placement decisions

Chapter 3. Ensuring Access to the General Education Curriculum. Curriculum design and modification; tips to ensure access; bus tips

Chapter 4. Tips to monitor the IEP; tips on writing measurable goals and objectives.

Chapter 5. On Friendships.

Chapter 6. Handling Disagreements. Know how to handle difficult conversations; more tips; Anne's strategies for "sharpening the saw."

Chapter 7. Forming Effective Partnerships Between Families and Schools. Guide to forming effective partnerships; tips on how to grow inclusion minded staff.

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Anne Eason, Esq.
specializes in inclusion and special education law. She also trains parents and professionals about educating students with disabilities in the least restrictive environment.

Dr. Kathleen Whitbread is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Director of Programs for the University of Connecticut. Dr. Whitbread has over 20 years of experience in designing and managing education and human services programs. The article "What Does the Research Say about Inclusion?" by Dr. Whitbread is included in IEP and Inclusion Tips for Parents and Teachers.


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IEP and Inclusion Tips for... Dec 18, 2007 Rica Web Quezon City PH
  Very informative. Gives a practical scenario on parents and teachers handling children with special needs. more...
IEP and Inclusion Tips for... Dec 18, 2007 G. Donahue
  This book is a valuable resource not only for the seasoned veteran but also for those who are new to the world of IEP's. Having dealt with IEP's and... more...
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