The Special Education Process for Families


Session Dates

Monday March 29, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Webinar

There is a lot to know about the process by which children are identified as having a disability and in need of special education and related services. This session will cover the legal basis for special education, questions around parental referrals, and the significance of parental communication among other things to give a big picture of the Special Education Process for families.


Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will describe the components of the special education process.
  • Participants will make connections to their roles and elements of the special education process.
  • Participants will engage in reflective opportunities to increase communication in the Special Education process.

Target Audience

Parents and Family Members

Topics Covered: Family Information

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Debra Jordan, at  800-441-3215, ext. 7224, or

Event Info

Event Type:



PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Debra Jordan

Content Contact:

Amira Hill-Yancy