Basic Rights: Understanding the IEP

Basic Rights: Understanding the IEP
A Free Virtual Workshop for Parents and Professionals

About Your Host:

Organization: North Adams Public Schools

Thomas Simon,
Gretchen West,
(413) 776-1671

Lynne Hanley,
(978) 302-6310

Date: 10/26/2022
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM
Registration Link:

This presentation will delve into the Individual Education Program (IEP) document, its development, the breakdown of each section and understanding how the document will support a student.

Workshop Topics:

• Why the IEP is Important
• Who is eligible for an IEP
• How the IEP is Developed
• Strengths and Concerns
• Vision Statements
• IEP Sections including PLEP A & B, Annual Goals and Service Delivery Grid
• Differences between Accommodations and Modifications
• Response, Placement and Consent
• Procedural Safeguards and more!

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