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IN*SOURCE Workshops

Special Education Trainings for Parents and Professionals

If you are interested in attending any of these trainings/workshops, please contact the contact person listed for more information. If you are interested in scheduling a training/workshop, please contact Scott Carson at IN*SOURCE, (574) 234-7101 or (800) 332-4433.

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Thursday, July 19, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. EDT
Lafayette, IN

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Not Open to the Public

Bullying Prevention: Everyone's Responsibility-What Parents Can Do!

This workshop is designed for parents to explore the dynamics of bullying and to learn what they can do to help children address this issue. The workshop focuses on students with disabilities and includes a brief review of the applicable laws and available resources.

Thursday, August 30, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. EDT
West Lafayette, IN

Special Education 101

This session provides a brief overview of the the special education process with an emphasis on the parent's role in the process, dispute resolution options for parents, and the importance of building good relationships.

Thursday, August 30, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EDT
Fort Wayne, IN

The Special Education Process: Understanding Article 7

This workshop covers basic information about Indiana's special education law and is designed to help parents understand the special education process, their role, and their right to participate in decision making. Additionally, this session helps parents understand Article 7 and apply it to their specific situation. Information covered includes referral and evaluation, the individualized education program, placement and dispute resolution.

Thursday - September 27, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. EDT
Lafayette, IN

Preparing for Your Student's Special Education Case Conference

Case conferences can be confusing and stressful for parents. This session helps parents identify issues of concern, organize documents, prepare information, and communicate effectively during the case conference. This workshop will help parents become their child's best advocate and build positive relationships with school personnel.