Basic Rights: Training on IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) A Parent’s Introduction to Special Education Workshop

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  • March 29, 2022 - 6:30pm
  • East TN Children's Hospital

This free workshop is designed for parents, caregivers, and professionals of children in special education or that might need special education. Gain a working knowledge of special education laws, including your role in the development of an appropriate education program (IEP) and how to be an effective partner with the school team in the process.

  • Eligibility
  • Evaluations
  • Time Lines
  • IEP Development
  • Related Services
  • Preparing for an IEP Meeting
  • Rights as a Parent
  • How to use the STEP Parent Manual

Please note: Masks are required. Adults only. No food or drink is allowed. This event is subject to cancellation depending on Covid restrictions at the time. Visit for online information and training.

When: Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Time:  6:30 – 8:30 pm ET

Where: East TN Children’s Hospital,
Koppel Plaza Building
Meschendorf Conference Room, 2nd floor

Sponsored by: East TN Children’s Hospital

For more information and to register contact:

Tracy Bock at 865-690-8961, ext. 2225 or [email protected]

Park in Parking Lot C at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital (park free after 6:00 p.m.)


  • Start Date:March 29, 2022
  • Start Time:6:30pm
  • End Date:March 29, 2022
  • End Time:8:30pm
  • Location:East TN Children's Hospital
Koppel Plaza Building Meschendorf Conference Room, 2nd floor