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The Ins and Outs of IEPs and 504 Plans
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May 10, 2022 | 7:30-8:00 pm MEET & GREET; 8:00-9:00 pm SUPPORT GROUP
During this presentation, you will learn how to help your child in the school setting by understanding the ins and outs of IEPs and 504 plans. Learn the difference between these two legal documents as well as how to request them, what to look out for, and how to maintain the documents as your child moves on to the next phase in their education. Common mistakes will be discussed as well as tips for a well-written IEP/504 document
Speaker(s): Thomas S. Nelson, Esq.
Contact: Lisa Rundlett
JOIN US VIA ZOOM at 7:30 for Parents' Q&A and 8:00 for Thomas Nelson's presentation
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7:30 - 8:00 Parents' Meet & Greet / Q&A - Hosted by Roxanne Fouché
8:00 - 9:00 Thomas Nelson's presentation
Meeting ID: 860 9341 1402
SPEAKER: Thomas S. Nelson, Esq
As a practicing attorney for more than 35 years, Mr. Nelson has had the privilege of representing countless children with varying educational needs. He is a two-time recipient of the Wiley Manuel award for his cost-free representation of foster children with special needs. Mr. Nelson is also an active collaborator in the special needs community, and has presented live workshops for advocates and community parent groups such as CHADD, Autism Society, TACA (Talk About Curing Autism), Learning Disabilities Association, Epilepsy Foundation, Spina Bifuda foundation, Down Syndrome Society, Dyslexia Association, San Diego Foster Family Association, Walden Family Services, and the San Diego Volunteer Lawyers Association, among others. In the summer 2021, Mr. Nelson will launch his special education rights training website, IEP Solution, whereby he will continue his tradition of helping the special needs community through advocacy training for advocates, parents, professionals and educators.
COST: These meetings are FREE. Join us and spread the word! No RSVP needed to attend.