Are you ready to tackle the new school year? Would you like a refresher on the IEP? Join us for our four part Facebook Live series, “Gearing Up for the New School Year”, as we discuss implementing the IEP, making changes without an ARD meeting, who to contact when issues arise, and what steps you can take when the IEP is not working for your child!

To join us for each session of this Facebook Live series, simply go to our Facebook page at 12:15 p.m. CT on the date of the session (no need to register).

Session Information:

Session 1 – Gearing Up for the New School Year: IEP Implementation
August 22 @ 12:15 p.m. CT

In this session, we will be discussing strategies for jumpstarting your child’s IEP and effectively working with new staff.

Session 2 – Gearing Up for the New School Year: Who Do You Call?
August 29 @ 12:15 p.m. CT

We will be addressing who to call for what situation, the chain of command – in what order you contact members of the education team, and good recordkeeping strategies.

Session 3 – Gearing Up for the New School Year: Amending the IEP
September 5 @ 12:15 p.m. CT

We will be discussing changing the IEP without an ARD meeting – what the law says, when amending the IEP without a meeting is an option, and the steps required for making the change.

Session 4 – Gearing up for the New School Year: The IEP Is Not Working – Now What?
September 12 @ 12:15 p.m. CT

In this final session, we will address a variety of options parents have when they feel like their child’s IEP is not working, or is not being properly implemented.