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All children love to play "I Spy"--trying to find an object hidden in plain sight among many other objects. This interactive session will include conversations about some of the dispute resolution areas the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) reviews during continuous improvement visits. Participants will have the opportunity to analyze scenarios and "Spy" potential problems in fictitious dispute resolution systems. Participants will then have the chance to talk about difficulties they have encountered implementing the dispute resolution provisions under IDEA.

This interactive presentation will address the unique challenges and logistical needs of students attending his/her facilitated IEP/ETR team meetings or mediation, and how to empower the students to engage in a positive way to help develop the most effective Individualized Education Program or Evaluation Team Report. At the end of the presentation, the participants will be able to: State reasons it is helpful for student involvement in the development of an IEP or ETR; State strategies to engage the student during the development of an IEP or ETR; State steps to adequately prepare the parent...