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STAR, Inc Special Education Advocacy Workshop

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Making it Happen in Connecticut – Special Education Advocacy Workshop

When: Saturday, February 8, 2014. 9:00am – 5:00 pm. 8:15am to 9am: registration and breakfast

Where: STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way… 182 Wolfpit Ave., Norwalk, CT 06851

Connecticut attorneys, Nora Belanger, Esq., and Anne Treimanis, Esq., will share the inside scoop on how to obtain FAPE. By attending this all day Saturday training, you will walk away with the knowledge and concrete strategies to improve your child’s IEP on Monday. $125 includes breakfast, lunch, and all materials. Sponsored by STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way…

Nora Belanger, Esq., is a special education and disability rights attorney. She has successfully represented hundreds of children with disabilities. She is a former special education teacher. Attorney Belanger is a national and international presenter at the subject of special education law and parent’s rights. Anne Treimanis, Esq., is an attorney, author, university professor, international presenter, and single mother to 5 children – two of whom have disabilities. She has been a lawyer for over 25 years; her practice limited to Special Education and Disability Discrimination.

Participation is strictly limited to 30 parents, educators, advocates, and providers so YOU MUST PREREGISTER. Please call 203-846-9581 ext. 303 or email: Linda Snell at lsnell@starinconline.com or Carmela Giuliani at cgiuliani@starinconline.com. Tuition is $125, STAR members $100. Online payments at https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/STARCT or make checks out to STAR, Inc.

For over 60 years, STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way… has been assisting thousands of infants, teens and adults with developmental disabilities. To learn more about STAR, check out http://www.starct.org.