Do you want to learn skills that will build better teams to develop quality IEPs for the student? How can teachers and parents improve collaboration, develop more open communication and implement facilitation skills? Do you want to be ready to use new skills and resources at your next meeting? Hear about the new State IEP Facilitation Program offered by the Texas Education Agency as a dispute resolution option.
Participants, teachers and parents, will:
- Identify skills, practices and tools of facilitation that can be effective in the IEP process.
- Walk through the Parent’s Guide to IEP Facilitation and other resources.
- Review the three levels of facilitation used in Texas special education.
- Select facilitation strategies to use in your next meeting.
Date: Monday, February 22, 2016
Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Location: Region 13, the Education Service Center, 5701 Springdale Road, Austin 78723
Cost: $20 (includes lunch)
Register By: February 21, 2016
Presenters: Caroline Nelson, Parent and School Professional and Linda McDaniel, Education Service Center Region 13
TEA Credit is available for teachers