Essentials for Teaching – Understanding IEPs


Presenter: Lisa Van Gemert, Gifted Guru
Core Area: Planning 1.1, Planning 1.2, Planning 1.3, Planning 1.4, Instruction 2.1, Instruction 2.2, Instruction 2.3, Instruction 2.4, Instruction 2.5, Learning Environment 3.1, Learning Environment 3.2, Learning Environment 3.3, Professional Practices and Responsibilities 4.1, Professional Practices and Responsibilities 4.4, 
Grade Level: Elementary & Secondary
Hours: 0.25

Does using an Individualized Education Plan, or IEP, intimidate you? Most teachers will have to work with an IEP at some point in their career, but not all teachers are prepared to approach them with confidence.

In this course presented by Responsive Learning, educators will learn the basics of IEPs from award-winning trainer Lisa Van Gemert. After taking this course, you will have the tools you need to support students with IEPs in your classroom. 

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There are many students today who require an Individualized Education Plan, or IEP, which provides them with extra services and support to help them thrive academically. Not all teachers have received the training and resources they need to confidently approach an IEP and may end up feeling confused when trying to work with one. In this course, award-winning educator Lisa Van Gemert uses her years of experience to refresh teachers on the basics of implementing IEPs

The course, “Essentials for Teaching – Understanding IEPs,” will help both new and experienced teachers dive deeper into IEPs and use them practically in the classroom.

In this course, Lisa Van Gemert will help educators understand:

  • What an IEP is
  • How to make IEPs specific and measurable
  • How to revise an IEP
  • Why empathy is important when working with an IEP

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1 review for Essentials for Teaching – Understanding IEPs

  1. Cléa – SPRING ISD (verified owner)

    It explain very clearly what an about IEP is.

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