Archive for November, 2012

This Saturday, we’ll be presenting a morning workshop at Support for Families of Children With Disabilities in San Francisco. The workshop begins at 8:30 am.

Bullying at School: Who, How, and What to Do (English)

School should be a safe place for learning. However, students, especially students with disabilities, may be subject to bullying or harassment.  Sometimes they are bullied; sometimes they ARE the bullies. We’ll talk about how a school’s anti-bullying policy acts with special education. We’ll also discuss punishment–seclusion, suspension, expulsion–and your child’s rights.

We’ll repeat the presentation in February, 2013 in Oakland at Family Resource Network.

Handout:  Sample complaint letter from PACER, the anti-bullying organization.

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