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LCCIL Boot Camp for Parents

Summer Boot Camp for Parents continues at the Lake County Center for Independent Living (LCCIL).  July offerings are open to parents and advocates with an interest in the IEP/Transition process.   The class is free and held on Tuesdays from 1-3 at the LCCIL.  For information contact Shanta Frierson, 847-949-4440, shanta@lccil.org

The July schedule includes:

July 16 — Bullying 101, presented by the Lake County Health Department Children’s Program.  They will also discuss the Health Department programs and services.

July 23 –Skills to Succeed, presented by the Division of Specialized Care for Children.  Shannon Jones is coming from Rockford to explain this little known program for children up to age 22 that is administered by UIC  http://www.uic.edu/hsc/dscc/


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Special Ed Parent Training Teleconferences — FMTIC

The Family Matters Parent Training and Information Center (Located in Effingham) has released it’s schedule of Tele-Training that is open to all, regardless of where you live.  Busy parents will note that the training is over the lunch hour or after many kids are asleep.

For more information on dialing visit their website:

http://www.fmptic.org/family-matters-trainings.htm or contact Kim at 866-436-7842.  Preregistration is required in order to get phone numbers and materials in advance of training.

Date Time Topic
March 19, 2012 8:30-9:30pm Bullying Prevention and Interventions
March 20, 2012 8:30-9:30pm Suspensions and Expulsions of Students Receiving Special Ed Services
March 21, 2012 12:00-1:00pm Special Education Basics – The Evaluation Process
March 26, 2012 8:30-9:30pm Section 504:  Eligibility and Plan Development
March 28, 2012 12:00-1pm Special Education Basics – Creating the IEP
April 4, 2012 12:00-1:00 Special Education Basics – Resolving Conflicts
April 18, 2012 8:30-9:30pm How Childhood Trauma Effects Brain Development.
April 21, 2012 12:00-1:00pm Documentation and Record Keeping:  A Key to Navigating the Special Education World
April 23, 2012 8:30-9:30pm Is There an APP for that?
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