Student Involvement In Their IEP. A Self-Directed Approach. Agenda. IDEA Student Involvement in the IEP Teaching Students to Actively Participate in IEP Meetings Self-Determination, Self-Advocacy and the ChoiceMaker Curriculum Lessons Summary and Comments. What About This?.
A Self-Directed Approach
Student- Focused Planning
• Independent performance
Which construct(s) relate to
Student Participation and
IEP Meeting Leadership?
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IEP Participation and Leadership Opportunities
Present Level of Performance
Assessment: Mary presently demonstrates 45% of the IEP participation and leadership behaviors as measured by the ChoiceMaker Self-Determination Assessment. Her school provides her 55% of the needed opportunities to engage in IEP meeting behaviors.
Mary will learn the skills needed to participate and to co-lead her IEP meeting.
Self-Directed IEP Opportunities
Teaches students to become active participants of their IEP team!
STEP OpportunitiesStating the Purpose
• 40 minutes Opportunities
Hi, I'm Sam.
Welcome to my IEP meeting!
STEP OpportunitiesIntroduce Everyone
• Who comes to meeting Opportunities
• Who will student invite
• Who has to be there
• Time: 30 minutes
This is my best friend Ann.
STEP OpportunitiesReview Past Goals and Performance
STEP OpportunitiesAsk for Others’ Feedback
STEP OpportunitiesState School and Transition Goals
STEP OpportunitiesAsk Questions if You Don’t Understand
STEP OpportunitiesDeal With Differences in Opinion
L Listen to and restate the other person’s opinion.
U Use a respectful tone of voice.
C Compromise or change your opinion if necessary.
K Know and state the reasons for your opinion.
STEP OpportunitiesState the Support You’ll Need
STEP OpportunitiesSummarize Your Goals
STEP OpportunitiesClose Meeting by Thanking Everyone
STEP OpportunitiesWork on IEP Goals All Year
Oklahoma Student Group 1 Opportunities
Oklahoma Student Group 2 Opportunities
Self-Advocacy Strategy Opportunities
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