RISE for Autism, Inc
510 McCormick Drive, Suite U-W
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
About the Presenter:
Mark Martin, Esq. has many years of experience in litigating special education, juvenile delinquency, criminal and civil rights cases. Before entering private practice, Mr. Martin was the litigation director of the Public Justice Center, a non-profit organization in Baltimore, Maryland, where he managed and litigated class action and other high impact cases involving children’s rights and civil rights. Prior to that, The Legal Aid Society of New York employed him as a criminal defense attorney where he represented indigent defendants in New York City. Mr. Martin currently contributes in public interest matters as a member of the Board of Directors of the Counsel of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA) and as an advising member to Project HEAL of the Kennedy Krieger Institute. He is a past Board member of the Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE) and Unified Community Connections (formerly United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland).
Education attorney Mark B. Martin will help you understand what you need to know and what the school system’s obligations are to meet your child’s educational needs under the IDEA and Section 504. Parents will take home strategies to become effective advocates for their child. The advocacy not only happens in IEP meetings but throughout the school year. Among the information he will share, will be ways to effectively document communications, analyze information from evaluations, and measure educational progress.
Ready, Set, LEARN:
Understanding the Available
Educational Services for Your Child
and How to Obtain Them
October 24, 2017 ~ 6:15pm – 7:45pm
Severna Park Community Center
623 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd
Severna Park, MD 21146
Cost: FREE, but you must register (space is limited)
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