Why is there so much conflict in the field of special education? It is critical for a parent or advocate to be able to effectively communicate and collaborate with district personnel. Understanding the interpersonal dynamics that impede meaningful communication is imperative. This presentation introduces nine specific strategies for understanding causes and avoiding related conflict. Empowered parents and informed instruction ensure a successful child.
ADVOCACY AND LEGISLATION: Understand the laws and interpretations under various legislative motions and learn ways to implement advocacy efforts locally or at the state level
Disclosure: Emerson Dickman has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationships to disclose.