Basic Rights in Special Education Workshop Scheduled



Dear Hatfield School Community,

     On Saturday, November 3, the Hatfield Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) and the Hatfield Public Schools, Office of Student Services will be a hosting a workshop titled "Basic Rights In Special Education" from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Hatfield Elementary School. This workshop will provide an introduction to the complex special education laws and procedures. Workshop topics will include: the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Massachusetts Laws, Evaluations and Referrals, the Team Meeting, Individualized Education Program (IEP) and 504 Plans, Effective Progress, Transition, Review of Important Timelines, Strategies for Success and more. For more information,  please call 247-9534 or email or



John F. Robert