in Your Corner?
Don't Go It Alone
Does this sound like you?
You are overwhelmed with the Special Education Process at your child's school.
You want to help your child get the education they deserve, but you aren't sure how.
You would like an expert to give you hands on support throughout the entire process.
You'd like someone you can trust to have your child's best interests at heart.
You'd like someone to speak up for you to ensure your concerns about your child are heard.
You don't have the time or the inclination to independently navigate the special education journey alone.
If those statements sound familiar,
we are here to help!
Book your complimentary Discovery Call today to talk to Lorraine.
I understand what it is like to have a child with a failing educational plan. I've been there.
If you are here, you are probably feeling the same way I did:
WORRIED that my child will be left behind by the public school system
SAD that what came easy to some children was a constant struggle for my son
FRUSTRATED that whatever help I could get didn't seem to be working
OVERWHELMED by the pain my family was experiencing because my son was struggling
ANGRY that I didn't know how to help my son and my family
Your child's failing educational plan is wreaking havoc.
And Deep Down Inside...
You know that time spent in struggle is time wasted in not taking action.
Your hesitation to take action is affecting your
It's Time to Get Hands-On
Advocacy Support You Can Trust
Personalized to Fit Your Family's Needs
Lorraine knows no two families are the same. During your in-depth Deep Dive Parent Interview Lorraine gets to know your family, your goals for your child, and develops an advocacy strategy that suits you.
Of course, no two children are the same either! Lorraine will spend as much time as necessary to comprehensively review your child's educational history, testing, and documentation so that she understands exactly what your dyslexic child needs to succeed in school. Lorraine's next level service also includes reviews of all proposed documents and additional data prior to every school meeting. Lorraine's thorough preparation and expert analysis allows you to show up to every meeting empowered to make meaningful decisions for your child's education.
Here's where Lorraine's services differ from other educational advocates. Lorraine is a dyslexia expert. She knows what educational programs are evidence based to work for children with dyslexia and how those programs need to be administered to be effective. Lorraine's expertise allows her to recommend services and accommodations that make a real difference for children with dyslexia.
Support Every Step of the Way
Prior to your child's school meeting, Lorraine will meet with you to review your advocacy strategy and ensure that you feel prepared for the next step in the special education process.
Professional & Collaborative Representation
Lorraine has built a reputation as being a collaborative advocate who works well with school teams to get the best results possible for the student. She uses her understanding of dyslexia and expert analysis of your child's educational data to represent your child's needs accurately to the team and advocate for the services and accommodations that fit those needs.
The Results Speak for Themselves...
82% of our clients have come back to work with me again.
98% of our clients have seen their children go on to succeed in the public school system.
99% of clients Lorraine has personally served have had an appropriate plan put into place.
This Package Includes:
A complete review of your child's educational documents including all prior Individualized Education Plans (IEPs), 504 Plans, Progress Reports, Quarterly Assessments and school correspondence.
A deep-dive parent interview to discuss achievement goals, your child's strengths, and concerns about your child's current school performance and explore desired outcomes.
Sample documents for school correspondence necessary for expediting the special education process.
Two (2) 60 minute strategy sessions prior to your child's school meetings so that you know what to expect as well as guidance for all areas of potential disagreement.
All pre-meeting preparation to include review of all relevant district created documentation (i.e. additional assessment data, IEP/504 Plan drafts, Prior Written Notices & proposed curriculums).
Attendance at your child's initial school team meeting (LSC, Child Study, etc.), their Eligibility Meeting and IEP or 504 Meetings . (Includes up to 6 hours of meeting attendance)
Guidance and assistance to collaboratively develop an effective Individualized Education Plan (IEP) or 504 Plan for your child; includes review of all school provided draft documents with recommendations.
Debrief after Eligibility, IEP or 504 meeting with recommended advocacy next steps and effective resources.
Resources for all Dispute Resolution options as desired by parent.
Access to your personal advocate via email and text.