Navigating the special education process world can be intimidating, overwhelming, and sometimes downright scary for parents. Building a positive and collaborative relationship with the school district will benefit your student, you, and district officials.
It's important to remember that there will be differences of opinions, mistakes, and difficult conversations throughout the school years. When you have created a positive working relationship based on open and honest communication, working through those challenges will be easier.
To learn more about developing positive relationships with your school district, watch the video below and find more details in PWSA | USA's article Getting To Yes - Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In.