Evaluations 10/12/10

posted Oct 8, 2010, 6:21 PM by Catherine Strubing   [ updated Feb 29, 2012, 8:50 AM by RAiSE 102 ]
When: Tuesday, October 12th
Time:  7pm - 9pm  
Where: LRC at Park Jr. High School, La Grange Park, IL 

Our guest speakers for this meeting are neuropsychologists Dr. Tonya Gall, Ed.D. and Dr. Jessica Eaton.

They will speak about Understanding the Evaluation Process and How to Access Support for your Child.  Specifically they will address the challenges of navigating and understanding the evaluation process when confronted with test scores, confusing terminology and various types of evaluations.  In addition, parents often need assistance when learning how to access and monitor support in and out of the school setting.  Topics to be discussed include:

    * Understanding the difference between school and private evaluations (including RtI data)
    * Understanding test scores and terminology
    * Learning about special education decision-making
    * Creating and educational plan that matches the students' needs
    * Progress monitoring and evaluationg the effectiveness of an educational plan
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