Advocacy 101 – Parents & Youth – Boston University and Maine Parent Federation
April 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
“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, email@example.com, 617-353-6419
This study is funded by the Spencer Foundation.