Parent Education Consortium

Posted by on September - 17 - 2015


Strategies on Being a Better Parent Advocate and How to Start the School Year Off Right


Monday, September 21, 2015 6:30 PM Deerfield Library, 920 Waukegan Rd., Deerfield, 60015 (RSVP).

Come with your questions for Anne Zavell, M.Ed. A veteran educator of 29 years, Mrs. Zavell is a special education teacher and reading specialist. She spent 7 years at the elementary level and 22 years working at Niles North High School. Mrs. Zavell is also the parent of a child with a learning disability and food allergy. She is currently a doctoral candidate at National Louis University in Disability and Equity in Education.




The Ins and Outs of Negotiating an Individual Education Program (IEP) for Your Child


Saturday, September 26, 2015  10-11:30 AM, The Theraplay Institute, 1840 Oak Ave., Ste. 320, Evanston, 60201 (RSVP; $).

Join PEC parents for guidance in navigating the school environment to best support your child’s learning and success. In this workshop,Lynn Denton, MSW, LCSW will discuss the supports, resources, and modifications that might be available to help your child and help you develop an understanding of special education and Individual Education Plans (IEPs). Childcare services are provided for a small fee. This workshop is also available to be viewed as webinar.

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