Link to Family Resource Center on Disabilities upcoming workshops:

https://www.frcd.org/workshop_posts/

Transition to Post Secondary Education

Date: Sat, December 2 2017
Time: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location: Family Resource Center on Disabilities, 11 E. Adams St., Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603

Discusses issues relating to transitioning from school to adult life/post-secondary education identifying outcomes and developing goals as part of the IEP process.

Transition to Post Secondary Education
Date: Thu, December 7 2017
Time: 6PM-8PM
Location: 11 E. Adams St. Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603

Discusses issues relating to transitioning from school to adult life/post-secondary education, identifying outcomes and developing goals as part of the IEP process.

Six Principles of IDEA /Special Education Training
Date: Sat, December 9 2017
Time: 10:00 AM-1:00PM
Location: Family Resource Center on Disabilities, 11 E. Adams St., Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603

This training covers an overview of IDEA (Individual with Disabilities Education Act), Evaluation, Individualized Education Program (IEP), Least Restrictive Environment and Procedural Safeguards.

Six Principles of IDEA/ Special Education Training
Date: Thu, December 14 2017
Time: 6PM-8PM
Location: 11 E. Adams St. Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603

This training is an overview of IDEA (Individual with Disabilities Education Act) which is the law that protects the rights of children receiving special education services.

Skills For Effective Parent Advocacy
Date: Sat, December 16 2017
Time: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location: 11 E. Adams St. Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603

Tired of getting the run-around while wading through an alphabet soup of acronyms and not being sure of what you can and should do to help your child? Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy will provide you with these important tools: •Going from Frustration to Power; •Who is an advocate and why be an advocate? Learn six skills to follow to effectively advocate for your child.

 

Nancy Wilson