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How will the Endrew F. Supreme Court Decision help me prepare for my child’s next IEP? Matrix Parent Network has a new Help sheet with important information about how the recent Supreme Court landmark case Endrew F. will affect IEP plans. This information sheet is available in Spanish and is on page 2. To read more, and to download, click ... More
2018 Early Edition English
Teaching Your Little Ones to be an Effective Self-Advocate – Click here to download Early Edition. ¿Cómo Empieza a Enseñarle a tu Pequeño a Ser un Auto Defensor Efectivo? – Haga clic aquí para ver o descargar (página dos).    ... More
2018 Fall Networker
Self-Advocacy Tips and Tools Parent Services: Self-Advocacy: The Lessons I’ve Learned and the Lessons I’m Still Learning. Early Years: Teaching Your Little One to be an Effective Self-Advocate. Make an Impact. Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops and Events— Click here to view or download the 2018 Spring Networker — Haga clic aquí para ver o descargar... More
Marin Selpa
    Superfest Showcase: an evening of disability and film Superfest Showcase is the longest running disability film festival that shares diverse, complex, and engaging stories of individuals with disabilities. Please join us for an evening of thoughtful discussion lead by a facilitator regarding a selection of films from various genres that cover a range of disabilities. The movies will ... More
Read articles on inclusion by Matrix Director of Education and Development Director: Click here to download the Express: Together We Are Mighty / Juntos Somos Poderosos Stronger Together Than Apart! ¡Más Fuertes Juntos QueSeparados! By Sandi Strang, Director of Education Together We Are Mighty Juntos Somos Poderosos… By Kristie Anderson, Development Director Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops,and Events Próximos Entrenamientos y ... More