October is Disability History and Awareness Month (DHAM)
Virginia Department of Education (VDOE)
Youth with disabilities, their parents, teachers, and staff members from VDOE, Virginia Board for People with Disabilities, Virginia Commonwealth University’s (VCU) Partnership for People with Disabilities, Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC), VDOE’s Training and Technical Assistance Centers (TTACs), and the many Parent Resource Centers (PRCs) continue to collaborate and develop a variety of resources that can be used to promote and highlight DHAM in Virginia.
Fridays through December 3rd, 12:00-1:00pm (times may vary)
The Blue Ridge LEND Program is pleased to announce their ongoing Lunch & Learn Virtual Lecture Series focused on topics related to evidence-based, culturally competent, person- and family-centered care for autism and other developmental disabilities.
Critical Decision Points One-Pager: Understanding the Differences Between Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 Plans
Virginia Department of Education, VDOE
This is the first one-pager in the Critical Decision Points One-Pager Library. This one-pager provides families with a quick reference guide that explain the differences between Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 Plans.