Advocating for Special Needs in BC Schools – a Conference for Parents/Guardians

Date: Saturday April 2, 2016

Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Roundhouse Community Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia
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Do you have a child who needs extra support at school? Wondering how to get your child what they need to survive and thrive in the system? Exhausted and unsure where to go for help? Tired of waiting for the school system to finally get that assessment or write that IEP? Join for a special one-day conference on these topics! Click Here for more information!

Afternoon Sessions may include:

  • Navigating the Basics of the Special Education Maze:  Policies, Procedures and Guidelines
  • What is Advocacy and How to Do It Well – Success Stories
  • The ABCs of IEPs
  • Put It In Print:  How to Write An Effective Advocacy Letter, Blog Post, Etc.
  • Self-Care for Advocates
  • The Escalation Process In Five Easy Steps – How to Appeal


Register by  Tuesday, March 1st for your earlybird discount!  Fees should not be a barrier for any participants.  Please contact the conference organizing committee should you require additional assistance.

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