Don't Go It Alone
Are you overwhelmed with the Special Education Process at your child’s school? Do you know your child needs help and you desperately want to help them, but learning disabilities like dyslexia are not your expertise and you’re not sure what to do?
This package is right for you if you’d like an expert to give you hands-on-support throughout the entire process. You’d like someone to turn to who has your child’s best interest in mind. You’d like someone to speak up for you to ensure that your concerns about your child are heard.
This advocacy package is designed to provide you with comprehensive and cost-effective parent support to meet your family's unique needs. It includes hands on personalized advocacy services with direct representation at school meetings, guidance on what your child needs to be successful as well as access to your Education Advocate. This package is ideal for parents who feel overwhelmed by this process and do not have the time or inclination to independently navigate the special education journey alone.
Your child’s unique needs will be handled with the highest level of competence in an effort to obtain appropriate special education supports and services.
Your child’s IEP and/or 504 Plan will be optimized for your child’s success.
You will be assured that a trained, experienced advocate is acting in your child’s best interest at all times.
You Will Receive
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 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.
Attendance at your child's initial school team meeting (LSC, Child Study, etc.), their Eligibility Meeting and IEP or 504 Meetings.
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.
Not Sure What You Need?
Schedule a Discovery Call with Lorraine. She will listen to your concerns about your child and together you can decide which of her services are the best fit for you and your family.