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Self-Paced Training Course: Building Strong Parent Advocates (PEATC) - Course availability May 6 - May 26, 2024 (last day to register: Sunday, May 19)


Register for Building Strong Parent Advocates- May 6-May 26, 2024- PEATC, in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Education, invites families to join us for our online training course, Building Strong Parent Advocates.

Families of children receiving special education services find themselves in a world filled with complicated policies, confusing acronyms and terms, and piles of paperwork. Often families find themselves looking for information and background knowledge to help them better support their children through the Individualized Education Program (IEP).

The Building Strong Parent Advocates training provides information to help families build a solid foundation to understand the special education process while empowering them to be their child’s best advocate.

This self-paced training will be presented virtually and will include webinars, discussion boards, resources, and supplementary materials.

The course begins May 6, 2024 and will be open through May 26, 2024.

The training will take approximately 6 hours and can be accessed anytime during the 3 week timeframe.

A certificate of completion for 6 hours will be provided for all who complete the training.


5/6/2024 - 5/26/2024



Family Engagement Parent/Family