October 22 – Workshop: School Advocacy & Education Law

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital (6:00 to 8:00pm)

This workshop will give families information on how to advocate effectively for a child with a disability in the public school system. Information will be provided on:

  • Laws related to students with disabilities
  • Legal ways to challenge the school system
  • The Ontario Human Rights Code and Education Act/Regulations (IEP, IPRC)
  • Parent roles in the IEP and IPRC
  • Tips on how to work collaboratively with school staff
  • Ideas and strategies for advocating at school

Presenter: Alison Morse, Easter Seals and Susan Munn, Pooran Law

More details here.