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 (https://bkcm.org/events/mt-advocateforyourchild-19/).
RSVP for Skyer Law's legal education workshop via this link: https://bkcm.org/events/mt-parentstalk-may19/
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