Parent workshop for students with special needs set

info@islandpacket.comDecember 24, 2013 

Parents of students with special needs are invited to a "Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973" workshop, which is intended for those whose children who are receiving specific and special modifications in classes.

The workshop will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 9 at Robert Smalls Middle School, room J-1. The event is free and refreshments will be provided.

The topics of discussion will include an explanation of Section 504, who is eligible for a 504 plan, how a 504 plan can help a child, and compliance requirements of 504.

All participants will receive a two-hour certificate of attendance. Details: Call 1-800-759-4776 or 803-772-5688.

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