This 20-minute webinar will help parents of children with and without an Individualized Education Program (IEP) navigate what to do with reports obtained outside of school. Whether you have an assessment, a tutor's progress report, a doctor's report, or other forms of documentation, this webinar will inform you how to use this information to assist the school in determining appropriate services for your child.
You will learn tools you can use right away including:
- Types of reports that can be used to obtain an IEP or used for appropriate modifications to an existing IEP
- Sample emails to school administrators
- The time frame schools legally have to respond to your requests
- How to be an advocate for your child with special needs
Presenter: Mo Buti, AiepA: Advocate and Instructional Expert for People with Autism
With over 27 years of experience, Mo is a practiced professional in the field of special education, providing services and support to those with disabilities and their families. She assists parents with every stage of the IEP process, ensuring that students receive a free and appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment (LRE). Mo consults with families to determine specific educational solutions, services and programs, as well as appropriate placements, to meet student’s individual needs to capitalize on their strengths. She works to further the individual’s educational, social-emotional and vocational goals to help realize maximum potential.