The Working Together Series includes five interactive self-directed courses. These courses provide families and educators with a number of strategies for working together and through conflict. Anyone supporting children or youth with disabilities may benefit from this series, however, the setting in which collaborative problem solving and conflict resolution takes place within this series is typically the school or IEP meeting.
Course 1: Introduction to the Working Together Series
Course 2: IEP Meetings and Beyond
Course 3: Listening and Responding Skills
Course 4: Managing and Responding to Emotions
Course 5: Focusing on Interests to Reach Agreement
Facilitator Guide and Course Transcripts - Available now!
A Facilitator Guide and other materials offer additional learning opportunities. Note: The Spanish version will be released soon!
CADRE produced a webinar that briefly introduces the Working Together Series, companion Facilitator Guide and other supplemental resources. Instructions for navigating the online learning platform are included. CADRE also provided some possible strategies for how State Education Agencies, Parent Centers and Local Education Agencies can utilize the Series to build local-level capacity.
CADRE encourages all stakeholders to promote the Series and has provided strategies and materials that can help.