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Parles Rekem Webinars

What's in Your Child's IEP?

Presented live March 9, 2017

In this workshop, the IEP document will be examined with an emphasis on drafting the major components of the IEP. 

Preparing For Your Child's

Annual IEP Meeting

Presented live March 16, 2017, 12:30 pm

Robin Gershon-Halpern joined Denise Rekem and Norma Francullo to discuss the meeting skills needed to have a collaborative and productive IEP meeting.  Discussion will focus on advocacy skills, what to bring with you to the IEP meeting, what questions to ask, and how to prepare mentally for the IEP meeting.

Understanding Your Child’s Evaluation:

What Does It Tell Me About My Child? How Can A Comprehensive Evaluation Help me Advocate?

Presented live March 30, 2017

Dr. Nancy Ziebert will discusses how an evaluation can inform the parent and the Child Study Team about the student’s learning strengths and deficits, academic, emotional and behavioral challenges.  Learn how to use the information in your child’s evaluation to get your child the services they need to succeed. Norma Francullo and Denise Rekem speak to the importance and uses of independent evaluations in advocating for students' needs.

Goals, Goals, Goals...

What Drives the IEP??

Presented live April 6, 2017

Goals and objectives are critical drivers of IEP services and must be measurable in order to accurately gauge progress. In this workshop, we focus in on the importance of meaningful and measurable IEP goals.