This course is presented by Noodle Nook, an educational resource center from celebrated educator Ayo Jones. Ms. Jones has over 15 years of experience in the SPED classroom and has dedicated her life to creating resources for SPED educators.
This session is part of the Special Education Self-Assessment Series. The series is all about self-evaluation and gaining a better understanding of how to meet your legally-mandated obligations regarding special education programs and students receiving special education services.
After taking this course, you’ll have a better understanding of:
- What “family” means related to students
- What family engagement is
- The 6 keys to family engagement
- Self-assessment questions for your campus
Other courses in this series:
SPED Self-Assessment – Child Find and Evaluations
SPED Self-Assessment – IEP Content and Development
SPED Self-Assessment – IEP Implementation
SPED Self-Assessment – Instructional Strategies
SPED Self-Assessment – Properly Constituted IEP Committees
SPED Self-Assessment – Secondary Transition
Ayo Jones is an experienced special education teacher, successful instructional coach, and charismatic professional speaker. Driven by her love for all things special education, Ayo provides educators teaching students with significant disabilities exactly what they need to survive and thrive. In her over 15 years in education, she has coached hundreds of teachers, trained thousands of educational professionals, and developed curriculum for tens of thousands of students with disabilities. She is a regular consultant to multiple school districts and educational support centers throughout Texas and beyond as well as in West Africa, where she does outreach to underserved students.
Ayo is the founder of Noodle Nook, an online resource for teachers in special education, providing tools for classroom success. She hosts a teacher podcast, is a published author, and delivers curriculum to teachers worldwide, including Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Best known for her engaging public speaking, Ayo’s captivating presence and witty delivery have made her a sought-after professional trainer.