Upcoming virtual event: Join us to hear from an IEP expert!
Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. PDT
Venue: FB Live
Now that school is back in session, how can you make sure your child is receiving all the accommodations and services the school agreed to in the IEP? Education advocate Dr. Sarah Pelangka will give us her expert tips on following up on the IEP, plus other concerns you can address with your school team early in the fall.
You can watch the full replay of this event here on our Facebook page, or read a recap and watch clips of the highlights on our Resource page here. To hear about more upcoming events with experts, be sure to sign up for our weekly newsletter!
About the speaker
Dr. Sarah Pelangka is both a professional in the field and a sibling of a sister with autism. Dr. Pelangka is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst – Doctorate (BCBA-D) and she received her Ph.D. in Special Education and Disabilities Risk Studies from UC Santa Barbara. Having worked in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), as well as special education for 11+ years, Dr. Pelangka has worked with hundreds of families and has attended nearly as many IEPs. Dr. Pelangka works to ensure that parents walk into their child’s meeting with confidence, with the knowledge to make sound decisions, and to ensure their child’s IEP team is working collaboratively to meet the needs of their child. Learn more at KnowIEPs.com.
Learn more about back-to-school prep and IEPs
Introduce Your Child to New Teachers & Providers with an All About Me & IEP at a Glance
Campus Orientation Checklist
Motivational Strategies for Going Back to School
Our Best-Of List of Adaptive Tools and Supplies
4 Tips for Communicating with Your Child’s Teacher
The Fall Check-In: Following Up with an IEP at the Beginning of the New School Year
How to Make Sure Your IEP Is Being Followed (and What to Do If It Isn’t)
The Ultimate Checklist for IEP Prep
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