Parent Advocacy

Autism

Stanford Adult Autism Checklist

Parents of children with autism are often overwhelmed by the complexities of transitioning out of the school system into the fragmented system of adult care. This checklist from Stanford Autism

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Parent Advocacy

Social Justice

Resources How to Talk to Your Kids About Anti-Racism – PBS Social Compounded Disparities: Health Equity at the Intersection of Disability, Race, and Ethnicity – Disability Rights, Education & Defense Fund Race

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Accessibility

Know Your Rights to In-Person School

Did you know that students cannot be referred to online school for behavior or other challenges? For some students, based on health conditions or other unique circumstances, online school may

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Parent Involvement

SFUSD Interpretation is Available

Did you know that SFUSD offers interpretation for family communication? Help is offered in 3 modes LanguageLine for on-demand, over-the-phone interpretation Interpretation – Oral communication at IEP meetings Translation –

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Conflict Resolution

Mutual Reasons for Using ADR

For Families AND for SFUSD Balances the power (perceived or real) between families and the school Helps to repair relationships; builds team members communication skills Helps to prevent repeats of

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Conflict Resolution

ADR Strategies

Strategy: What it looks like: Communication Strategy Session 1:1 or Small Group Thought PartnershipConfidentialStrategize communicationDoes the case require a higher level of ADR support? Facilitated IEP Disagreement about IEPGoal of

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