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This library contains CADRE resources as well as State, Lead Agency and Parent Center resources. Please note that CADRE makes no endorsement of the State, Lead Agency and Parent Center resources included here, nor of any policies, procedures, processes, or documents specific to any item.

A Tale of Two Conversations

A Tale of Two Conversations is a two-part video, originally developed by the Office for Dispute Resolution http://odr-pa.org/ in Pennsylvania, showing actors playing a parent of a child with a disability and a school administrator. The meeting was requested by the parent and takes place in the administrator’s office. Take One shows the parent and administrator talking about the child’s special education program. They are talking, but not listening. Their communication is unproductive. Take Two shows each person using more effective communication skills. We recommend that you view the "...

ID - Combined Facilitator Self-Evaluation & Facilitation Summary Form

ID - Complaint Allegation Letter

ID - Contact Information for Survey Followup

ID - Corrective Action Plan Final Letter

ID - Corrective Action Plan Template

ID - Facilitation Checklist

ID - Facilitation Log Form

ID - Facilitator Self-evaluation Form

ID - Initial Facilitation Email

ID - Letter Notifying District of Requested Facilitation

ID - Manifestation Determination Meeting Flowchart

ID - Mediation Agreement

ID - Mediation Confidentiality Pledge

ID - Resolution Session Tracking Form

ID - Special Education Manual - Dispute Resolution Chapter

ID - Special Education Newsletters

ID - Vendor Service Agreement - Facilitator

ID - Vendor Service Agreement - Lead Hearing Officer

ID-1 Letter Notifying District of Requested Facilitation.pdf

ID-11 Contact Information for Survey Followup

ID-6 Initial Facilitation Email.pdf

Posted December 2017 (Rev May 2018) The summary below features data for school years (July 1-June 30) 2004-05 through 2015-16. For each data element, the number of events reported by the state is also provided as the number of events per 10,000 students enrolled in special education. This "per 10K" rate provides a way to compare the relative frequency across states – a more “apples to apples” comparison. For more information on dispute resolution data or this summary, contact CADRE .

LA - Early Steps Manual - Ch.2 Parents' Rights, Opportunities, and Responsibilities

LA - IEP Facilitation-Request Form

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