COMMUNICATING WITH SCHOOLS: COLLABORATIVE STRATEGIES FOR POSITIVE OUTCOMES
A major intent of federal and state law in special education is to encourage positive working relationships between parents and schools. The use of effective communication techniques can enhance collaborative relationships and minimize conflict. This presentation will address building positive relationships between parents and schools, verbal and nonverbal communication, types of communicators and strategies for building communication skills.
Friday, July 8 - 1:00-2:00 p.m. CDT
This training will be presented by Jessica Witherspoon, IN*SOURCE Team Leader.
This training is free and open to the public. Certificates of attendance are available for attendees. Professional Growth Plan points subject to approval from each attendee's organization.
IN*SOURCE parent volunteers (PSVs) can attend as for their training requirement.