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Hopes and Dreams: An IEP Guide for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders [Paperback]

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Item description for Hopes and Dreams: An IEP Guide for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Kirby Lentz...

This is the book parents have been waiting for! With an emphasis on preparation and collaboration, this practical resource shows parents step-by-step how to become truly active members of the IEP team, thereby achieving their child's and family's hopes and dreams. The reader-friendly text and accompanying worksheets help you develop the best possible education program for the individual child. While geared toward parents, Hopes and Dreams is also recommended for educators to help them see parents perspective. Companion CD included containing all the worksheets allows you to customize the information, truly making it work for you!!

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Pages   144
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 10.7" Width: 8.2" Height: 0.6"
Weight:   1.1 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jan 18, 2005
Publisher   Autism Asperger Publishing Company
ISBN  1931282668  
ISBN13  9781931282666  

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More About Kirby Lentz

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Dr. Kirby Lentz is vice president of operations at the Chileda Institute, a residential facility for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders, in La Crosse, Wisconsin. With a doctorate in educational leadership, Dr. Lentz has over 30 years? experience in education and administration for persons with developmental disabilities, the last 18 with children with autism spectrum disorders. He has spoken to parents and professionals at local, state, and national conventions, and has experienced the ?other side of the table? as a parent seeking the hopes and dreams of his own children.

Kirby Lentz currently resides in the state of Wisconsin.

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1Books > Subjects > Health, Mind & Body > Personal Health > Children's Health > Autism & Asperger's Syndrome
2Books > Subjects > Health, Mind & Body > Psychology & Counseling > Education & Training
3Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Education > Parent Participation
4Books > Subjects > Nonfiction > Education > Special Education > General
5Books > Subjects > Parenting & Families > General
6Books > Subjects > Parenting & Families > Parenting > General
7Books > Subjects > Parenting & Families > Parenting > School-Age Children

Reviews - What do customers think about Hopes and Dreams: An IEP Guide for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders?

not helpful at all  May 25, 2006
I was so excited when I got this book. I thought it would educate me on what I needed to do for my child. It basically lays out the IEP process and doesn't give any indications on how to fight for services, which we all know is what usually happens. Find another book.
An Important Book  Feb 1, 2006
While this book doesn't tell you how to milk the system for all it's worth, it does a good job of laying out a plan that should help you and your child's teacher produce an optimal IEP. It's a helpful workbook that aids in the understanding and use of the IEP.
waste of time and money  Apr 20, 2005
Save your money....does nothing in the case of a difficult school district. The idea of "compromising and understanding" the teachers position is nice in a flowery perfect kind of world way....doesn't work when you are trying to get your kid the best you can.

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