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Positive Advocacy: Helping parents be heard by Ontario School Boards

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| Free

This workshop explores what you really need to know to work with educational staff to meet your child’s needs and foster growth.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

-What really counts in the Individual Education Plan (IEP)
-The Identification, Placement And Review Committee (IPRC)
-Understanding the reality of Ontario schools
-Approaches to working with staff that really work
-The legal framework surrounding special education

DATE & TIME:

Friday, April 21, 2017
7:00 pm – 9:00 PM

ADDRESS:

1970 Ellesmere Road Unit #1

Scarborough, Ontario M1H-2W1

PRESENTER:

Ed Mahony is a special education resource teacher in Hamilton, Ontario. He provides workshops on topics such as positive advocacy, a one day program to provide families with practical & proven strategies to work successfully with Ontario schools to support children with special education needs.

Ed also provides individual consultation to families on a fee for service basis. As well, Ed also has over 20 years of experience teaching educators & parents about ASD, special needs, avoiding crisis behavior & advocacy strategies in colleges & other agencies throughout Ontario.

This workshop explores what you really need to know to work with educational staff to meet your child’s needs and foster growth.  TOPICS INCLUDE:  -What really counts in the Individual Education Plan (IEP) -The Identification, Placement And Review Committee (IPRC) -Understanding the reality of Ontario schools -Approaches to working with staff that really work -The legal framework surrounding special education

 

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

SAAAC Centre
1970 Ellesmere Road Unit #1
Scarborough, ON M1H 2W1 Canada
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Phone:
416-289-0100