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Webinar: Knowing and Navigating Your Rights as the CPS Parent/Guardian of a Student with a Disability


Wednesday, December 19, 2018    
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is presenting a live webinar for parents/guardians of students with disabilities.

The webinar will air on Wednesday, Dec. 19, from 5 to 7 p.m.

The webinar will provide the following information:

  • ISBE’s 2017-18 Public Inquiry into special education practices and procedures within the Chicago Public Schools and the resulting Corrective Action Plan.
  • Your rights as safeguarded by federal state laws that cover special education practices and students with disabilities.
  • Navigating the IEP process and ensuring that you are a meaningful participant before, during and after IEP meetings.

Click on the webinar’s registration link to sign up to attend. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing what is needed to join the webinar.