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TIP: Self-Advocacy

SELF-ADVOCACY 1-2-3

According to the brilliant minds at Wrightslaw, there are three components to effectual self-advocacy:

1)     Know yourself

2)     Know your needs

wrightslaw IEPs

This book is an invaluable resource for parents, educators, advocates and attorneys. Every parent should own one!

3)     Know how to get what you need.*

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* Peter W.D. Wright, Esq., Pamela Darr Wright, MA, MSW and Sandra Webb O’Connor, M.Ed., All About IEPs (Virginia, Harbor House Law Press, 2009), 87.

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