Free Parent Webinars Fridays with FDLRS
Fridays with FDLRS
The FDLRS Administration Project and Associate Centers Network are proud to offer a series of parent webinars to take place virtually over the 2020-2021 school year. Each session will be recorded and uploaded to our website the day after the event.
September 18, 2020
Understanding ESE: An Overview
From understanding procedural safeguards to actively participating in your child’s IEP meeting, this session will share the foundational policies and procedures that are involved with special education.
October 16, 2020
Instructional practices assisted in instructional technology universal design for learning and several other areas will be explored during this workshop focusing on making accommodations for students with disabilities. Suggestions will be given for in classroom and virtual delivery.
November 20, 2020
Basic Principles for Behavior Success
There are core principles for every behavior management program whether being implemented in the home or in the school classroom that should be in place for a successful learning experience. This session will teach parents about those core elements, the balance between consequences and rewards, and the ways to address challenging behaviors.
December 18, 2020
Social Skills Training: Teaching Replacement Behaviors
In order to develop appropriate social skills in our children, they must be taught. Addressing the principle behind teaching replacement behaviors will be explored and this session that will give parents the tools they need to create positive interactions with her children. Steps for guiding children to make good choices will also be examined.
January 15, 2021
Components of a Quality IEP
From comprehensive present levels of performance to measurable goals and objectives this session will examine all components of a quality IEP which are necessary for successful instruction and learning. Questions for parents to ask during their child’s IEP meeting will also be explored.
February 19, 2021
Transition for Secondary
The session will be conducted by an expert from Project10 and will focus on transition in the secondary environment. Important topics such as age of majority and post secondary activities will be explored in addition to the elements of a quality Transition IEP.
March 19, 2021
Technology Tools for Beginners
Time will fly in this session on technology tools for student success our expert presenter will explore instructional and assistive technology tools from the simplest adaptation to a document and assistive technology tools, to available resources free of charge on the web.
April 16, 2021
How Understanding Learning Styles Helps When Parenting
This session will not only explore the benefits of understanding individual learning styles in the classroom, but it will also show how parenting can be enhanced when you understand your child’s perspective on things. Approaches to dealing with challenging behaviors and family dynamics will be discussed.
May 21, 2021
Resources for Parents and Families
This final session will review with parents available state and federal resources that are just a click away. A comprehensive resource database will be discussed, and parents will be given an opportunity to ask for resources in specific areas.