IEP / 504 Plans
Back to School or Not? Understanding Your Options On demand webinar from National Down Syndrome Congress. Focuses on helping parents understand the legal implications of different options, including in-person learning, digital learning, homeschooling, and homebound/home instruction providing ideas on how to maintain certain IDEA rights while maximizing flexibility.
Special Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic On demand webinar (2 hour). Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge conducts a Town Hall style event with special ed attorneys to answer parents' questions: 1) What is the Federal Law During the COVID-19 Quarantine? 2) What is Compensatory Education? 3) How Can Parents Advocate for their Child Right Now? 4) Importance of Data Points: Evaluations and Collecting Data
Understanding 504's and Individualized Education Plans
In this session, participants will understand the different between services and supports under IDEA through an Individual Education Plan or under Section 504 through a 504 plan.
Understanding Accommodations and Modifications
It is important for parents and professionals to understand how accommodations and modifications support learners either through an Individual Education Plan or a 504 plan. Decisions made regarding the use of accommodations and modifications may impact students later such as when planning for graduation. In this session, participants will:
Understand the difference between an accommodation and a modification
Review common accommodations and modifications that are used to support learners in school
Gain confidence in decision making regarding the use of accommodations or modifications as it pertains to individual students.