19 2024

JCC: Finding Your Voice as a Parent : Special Education Law and Advocacy

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Zoom webinar (online)
Stamford, CT 06905

Contact Rachel Berliner

Finding Your Voice as a Parent Webinar Special Education Law and Advocacy Roundtable

Date: Tuesday March 19th 2024 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. EST

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Co-hosted online with the Stamford JCC (Stamford, CT).

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Attorney Lawrence Berliner, Connecticut Special Education Law

Jane Faherty, Stamford JCC JumpStart Director & Special Education Advocate

Allie Grafman, Special Education Advocate at ABC Advocacy LLC

Taking Ownership of Your Child’s Educational Journey

Preparing for the Annual PPT, Measuring Progress

Tonight’s discussion can help you navigate the road ahead
With the help of experts in the field who have years of experience and dedication, we will discuss what is on the minds of parents in terms of their child’s performance academically and emotionally.

This special education law and advocacy roundtable will focus on:
• Understanding your child’s basic special education rights
• Addressing parents’ input and concerns
• Strategizing and Preparing for the year-end Annual PPT Review and IEP Meeting
• Exploring ESY Extended School Year / Summer Camp & Related Services
• Eligibility Issues: Section 504 Plan vs. Individualized Education Plan (IEP)
• Turning Point…Next Steps. What to do if your child is struggling and the school is not responding to your child’s needs

Questions? Please contact Rachel Berliner, Public Relations Assistant at

This webinar is free and open to the public.

Sponsor: Co-hosted online with the Stamford JCC