INCLUDEnyc Empowering Your Employees with Disabilities Breakfast. Join us on 5/15!

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Why Special Education Mediation?

Thursday March 3, 2022 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
English, Spanish
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When parents of kids with disabilities and school districts cannot agree on the provision of special education programs and related services, there are options to resolve the dispute under federal and New York State law. In this workshop, you’ll learn:

  • The advantages and disadvantages of due process options: Impartial Hearings, State complaints and Mediation
  • Why mediation should be considered first in conflict resolution
  • How mediation can solve problems with the IEP, evaluation, eligibility, placement, makeup services and more

Guest presenter: Deusdedi Merced, Esq. Managing Member, Special Education Solutions, LLC