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Dispute Resolution

May 10, 2018 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm

Arc of Pueblo

2705 Vinewood Lane

Pueblo, CO 81005

Join PEAK Parent Center during this three-part series of trainings for families and educators that focus on Improving Individualized Education Pla

March 15, 2018 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm

Rawlings Library

100 E Abriedo Avenue

Pueblo, CO 81004

Join PEAK Parent Center during these three-part series of trainings that will help EVERY IEP team member resolve conflicts to improve outcomes for

May 25, 2017 - 12:00pm

Online Webinar

Join PEAK Parent Center during this three-part series of webinars for families and educators that focus on Improving Individualized Education Plan

May 23, 2017 - 12:00pm

Online Webinar

Join PEAK Parent Center during this three-part series of webinars for families and educators that focus on Improving Individualized Education Plan

May 16, 2017 - 12:00pm

Online Webinar

Join PEAK Parent Center during this three-part series of webinars for families and educators that focus on Improving Individualized Education Plan

November 9, 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Online Webinar

Part 3 of a 3 part webinar series on IEPs (Individual Education Program). In part 3 of this series we will explore:

Publisher: 
The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education
Published: 
Jan 2015

The Quick Guide to Special Education Dispute Resolution Processes for Parents of Children & Youth (Ages 3-21), available in both

Managing Conflict in IEPs: Tips for Families

By Guest Author John Tweedy, Esq., Robinson-Tweedy, P.C., Boulder, CO As a lawyer for students with special needs, I am convinced that the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meeting remains the most important step in the special education process. Because decisions reached in IEP meetings are so crucial, disagreement and conflict at this stage are often unavoidable – even necessary. How we manage that conflict can make the difference between a failed IEP, leading to litigation or worse, and one thatRead more
We are delighted to share these interesting insights from long-time PEAK colleague Emma Van der Klift. When we first read the title, we wondered exactly how much hostage negotiators and parents/advocates really could have in common. But, in fact many of the skill sets are very much the same! Respect, listening, and relationship building are skills parents need to work successfully with school IEP teams. We hope you enjoy this great read, and that it makes you think of waysRead more