Week of Sep 24th
- September 25, 2018Ithaca Series Session 1: Parents Rights and Responsibilities within the Special Education Process
Ithaca Series Session 1: Parents Rights and Responsibilities within the Special Education ProcessFinger Lakes Independence Center (FLIC)215 Fifth StreetIthaca, NY 14850Buy Tickets
Family Connections: Meaningful Engagement in the Special Education Process
A Special Series for Parents/Guardians and Family Members
Open to Parents of All School Districts
Session 1: Parents Rights and Responsibilities within the Special Education Process
What is the parent’s role in the special education process?
- To be fully informed
- To be an active member of the CSE Team
- To be an effective communicator
- To have full access to all school records (FERPA)
- And more…..
This training will teach you the basics of your rights and responsibilities and your role as a parent in the special education process.
All parents, family members, and guardians can and should have meaningful participation in their children’s education, especially when the child receives special education supports and services. Effectively communicating and collaborating with the school team is essential to improved outcomes for students with disabilities. Finger Lakes Independence Center-FLIC is pleased to host this three-part Family Connections Series presented by Syracuse University Parent Assistance Center–SUPAC. Each session will provide strategies and information to build upon the next in helping families to navigate and participate in the Special Education Process for their children!
- September 26, 2018Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with Disabilities
Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with DisabilitiesUpstate Cerebral Palsy1601 Armory DriveBuilding CUtica, NY 13501315-749-334
Thinking about what you want to do after high school is exciting. Preparation for that journey is key while you are still in school. Parents, students and guardians need to learn the requirements for graduation. A high school diploma is achieved through mastering state academic standards, passing required tests and courses and earning credits. In this training, we will explain the different requirements for the Regents and Local Diploma. We will also discuss how students can use their strengths to achieve a diploma through multiple pathways. We will explore the importance of career readiness skills and the credentials available. This training is sure to help you navigate which options are the best for your child.
Training is Free and Registration is Required. RSVP by 9/23/18 to Stephanie Richard at 315-749-3341 by phone or email@example.com by email.Buy Tickets