Facilitating Special Education Meetings

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Presenter: Karen Edwards, MS, CCC-SLP This course will provide information to help gain understanding of key areas that can impact facilitating meetings as well as learn key strategies for improving outcomes of Special Education (SPED) meetings.


Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss strategies for how to have difficult conversations with parents or team members
  2. Identify key strategies for having successful outcomes of SPED meetings
  3. State ways to prepare team members for meetings
  4. Identify four key idea when facilitating contentious meetings
About Karen: Karen Edwards, MS, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist who also is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She currently works as an SLP in the school setting in a K-8 school.
Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Course Timeline:

5 min: Introduction to Topic

20 min: Discussing the role of the SPED Team

30 min: Discussing working with parents

30 min: Discussing strategies for improving outcomes of meetings

5 min: Conclusion

Disclosure Statement for Karen Edwards:

Financial: Karen Edwards is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties.

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

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