Learning for families and professionals, offered both in-person and online
Obtain new information, perfect your skills
ECAC offers training for both families and professionals both in-person or via webinar. All of our training and activities are available free of charge to families. We offer trainings on a variety of topics and can customize our workshops to match the needs of the audience.
Workshops (“in-person” learning opportunities) and online webinars are excellent ways to learn new information and tune up your skills. If you are interested in scheduling a workshop in your area, please contact Toni Stephens at 1-800-962-6817, ext. 320 or use our online form.
Selected Training Topics
Assistive Technology: It’s NOT Rocket Science!
Becoming Your Child’s Best and Most Effective Advocate!
Effective Communication Skills – Keep communication between home and school on the right track!
As an equal partner in your child’s education, you must be able to effectively communicate your views and feelings to the School Team and other school personnel. This workshop explores styles of communication, listening skills, organization skills, tools, resources and more to help you keep communication between home and school on the right track!
EVERYONE Belongs: Inclusion
IEP Road Trip
I’m Growing Up! – Transition from Early Intervention to Preschool and/or Kindergarten Services
This workshop includes important information for parents/caregivers of children 2.5 through 5 years of age. Prepare for the big move from Early Intervention services into school-age rights and services (beginning at age 3) and continue building a strong educational foundation for your child. Learn about the school-age special education process and your role and responsibilities in that process. Become better prepared to participate on the IEP Team and develop an appropriate program for your child.