Parent’s Rights in the Special Education Process – Participants will gain a functional knowledge of
parent’s rights under IDEA 2004. The six components of FAPE will be discussed and explained. Timelines under
IDEA, as well as, the evaluation, referral and testing process will be covered. Participants also will learn the basic
facts about mediation, ODE complaint procedures, resolution meetings and due process procedures. &
Section 504 – Participants will gain a functional knowledge of parents’ rights under Section 504 of the
Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and how this can assist children with disabilities in the educational environment.
Participants will review the history behind Section 504, learn the requirements of writing a Section 504
Accommodation Plan, and learn the differences between an IEP and a Section 504 Accommodation Plan.
Karen Prolop, OCECD, will present the above training
February 12th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Trumbull County Childrens Services
2282 Reeves Road NE
Warren, OH 44483
Contact: Megan Martin @ Megan.Martin@jfs.ohio.gov