The Family Empowerment Series is a multi-session training series offered each year by Starbridge . This series prepares families and caregivers to better advocate within the educational system for their children, and to be resources for other families of students who have disabilities in their communities. This series is open to all families of children who have disabilities and suspected disabilities.
All dates from 6:30-8:30pm
October 10: Developing a Vision & Advocacy: Steps and Effective Communication
October 12: · RTI/504/IEP: What’s it all about? Family Empowerment: Ask the Advocate
October 17: Circles of Support, IEP Essentials
October 19: Understanding and Supporting Individuals with Challenging Behaviors & Family Leadership: Taking Care of Yourself
October 24: Discipline & suspension, Transition: High School to Adult, & Transition: Year to Year
October 26: Welcome to your CSE & Pathways to graduation