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Turning 5 and Special Education

  • Brooklyn Conservatory of Music 58 7th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States (map)

Free event.

This is part two of a spring series on special education for families of children transitioning to kindergarten in NYC. Part one is a talk with advocate Sarah Birnbaum (

RSVP for Skyer Law's legal education workshop via this link:

Description: If your child may need special education services in kindergarten, understanding your legal rights is crucial. Greg Cangiano and Abbie Smith, firm partners of Skyer Law, a New York City-based firm led by Regina Skyer, renowned special education attorney, and author of How to Survive Turning 5, will guide you through:

-Understanding Your Legal Rights under the Individuals with
-Disabilities Education Act
-Pursuing All of Your Legal Options
-Equipping Yourself for a Possible Legal Battle with the DOE; and
-Managing the Tuition Reimbursement Process