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Do you want to change special education policy?

10 am – 4 pm on April 29th, 2023 

Cohen Center, Hallowell Maine

22 Town Farm Rd, Hallowell, ME 04347


Are you a parent/caregiver of a child with an IEP? Are you a youth interested in making a change? Join us in a focus group about advocacy in special education.

  • Attend a free 6-hour training focused on IDEA and legislative advocacy
  • Participate in a focus group about advocacy in special education
  • Complete three surveys to document the effectiveness of the training*
  • Be videotaped (for less than three minutes) sharing your concerns about IDEA**

*If you are able to participate, we will ask you to complete a pre-survey. After completing the pre-survey, we will contact you regarding April 29th.

**You will receive your edited videotaped testimonial and your legislators’ contact information so you can forward your concerns to your legislators.


All participants will receive 2 $25 gift cards!

Any Questions? Please Contact Zach Rossetti,, 617-353-6419

This study is funded by the Spencer Foundation.

Parent/Caregivers Register Here
Youth Register Here