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Six Principles of IDEA: Special Education Webinar

Webinar

Six Principles of IDEA: Special Education Rights Webinar is designed to empower you with knowledge about the vital aspects of special education rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). As parents, we understand that navigating the world of special education can be both challenging and rewarding. The Six Principles of IDEA are the... Read more »

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Not So Puzzling: Autism and Social Narratives

Zoom

May 16, 2024 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM America/Chicago Virtual Workshop: Zoom Zoom Meeting: https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMpcOCgqzkrGN39-bmA9hl8cJ7dM48Ic6oz Learn about social narratives, which are short stories that use words/pictures to understand a specific situation, event, place, or person. Participants will leave with a better understanding of how to write and use a social narrative.   All workshops are... Read more »

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Going to the Dentist -Virtual Beyond the Nest-

Virtual

Going to the Dentist - Beyond the Nest Join us for a virtual Beyond the Nest educational and caregiver workshop on Going to the Dentist on Thursday, May 16th at 6:00pm. Dr. Amanda Pappas Shaffer and Dr. Deric Truskoski, Board Certified Pediatric Dentists at Floss Academy, and Alexis Long, Blue Bird Day's Senior Occupational Therapist, will cover: Cavities... Read more »

Understanding Special Education: An Overview for Foster Parents

Virtual

IDEA requires the involvement of a parent in every step of the special education process for every child who already receives or may need special education services and supports, including children who are placed in foster care. Foster parents play crucial roles in supporting the educational needs of children with known or suspected disabilities who... Read more »

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Navegando En El Proceso De IEP

Webinar

Navegando En El Proceso De IEP   Martes, 4 de Junio 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM     ¿Tiene preguntas sobre el IEP de su hijo, pero no sabe cómo ni cuándo hacerlas? ¿Le preocupa cómo se sigue el IEP de su hijo? ¿Quiere aprender cómo prepararse eficazmente para la reunión del IEP de su... Read more »

Navigating Puberty and Developmental Disability 

Zoom

  Puberty can be a confusing time, especially for children with disabilities. Join Family Matters Educational Support Coach Abbi Mars for information and strategies to help you navigate puberty with your loved one.

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