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20 Strategies for More Productive IEP Meetings

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Because of their very nature, and despite the best of intentions, Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings can be intimidating and fraught with stress and confusion for some. Join Melissa Mann as she shares 20 strategies to help your IEP meetings run smoother and be more productive for all involved. Among other topics, Melissa will cover how to set an agenda, establish the tone for the meeting, and share the goals in language and terms the parents understand. The strategies discussed will be applicable to both elementary and secondary grade levels.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Special Education
Last aired on: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Special Education
Tags: disabilities, IEPs, Individualized Education Programs, meetings, special needs

Reviews (65)

Practical and sensible. She stressed the bases to touch in planning and had two great reminders: parents want to be heard and be gentle with test scores.
Nice work
Very helpful and informative!
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Very informative and a great refresher!
I've been an exceptional education teacher for 20 years. This was a great refresher with reminders.
Full Member
Great information about IEP meetings. Very helpful!
Full Member
Good information and a few reminders.
Full Member
A lot of good information and resources. Thank you!
Very informative and easy to understand.
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