Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC)

Description:

The Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center builds positive futures for Virginia's children by working collaboratively with families, schools and communities in order to improve opportunities for excellence in education and success in school and community life. Our special focus is children with disabilities. We do this by providing: Services and support for families and professionals; Easy-to-understand, research-based information and training; and Opportunities for strategic partnerships and advocacy for systemic improvement. This site includes some information in Spanish. (Family Involvement Resources)

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD After High School Autism Spectrum Disorder Collaboration Deaf-Blind Developmental Delay Disability Characteristics Dispute Resolution Early Childhood Early Intervention Elementary Emotional Disabilities Evidence-Based Practice Federal Laws Hearing Impairment High School Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Individualized Education Program (IEP) Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Preschool Speech/Language Impairment State/National Organizations Transition Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment