Working Together is a collection of CADRE resources designed to support effective collaboration between parents, schools, and early childhood programs. In the following video, Marshall Peter, founder and former Director of CADRE, gives a brief introduction to Working Together: Building Improved Communication.

Click on any Lego building block below to begin exploring these resources. We recommend viewing the videos in this order:

  1. Listening
  2. Understanding Positions & Interests
  3. A Tale of Two Conversations (a 2-part video from the PA Office for Dispute Resolution).

These videos may be useful before or during... Informal Resolution Processes, IEP/IFSP Meetings, Resolution Meetings, Mediation Sessions, Staff Trainings, Pre-Service Training for Administrators and Teachers, Co-Populated Trainings with Parents and Educators, and Training for Secondary Students with Disabilities.

For more on improving communication skills, check out A Tale of Two Conversations Study Guide.

 

CADRE resources to support effective collaboration between parents, schools, and early childhood programs.ListeningA Tale of Two ConversationsPositions & Interests

 

Videos en Español: Escuchar and Entendiendo las Posturas y los InteresesEntiendo las Posturas y los InteresesEscuchar