Special Education Workshops

Brooklyn Early Childhood & School Age
Family Community Engagement (FACE) Center for NYC

Upcoming Workshops and Events for Families (Professionals are also welcome)
● Family Engagement in the FBA / BIP Process
11/9/22, Wednesday, 2:00pm-3:30pm:
Participants will learn:
○ The definitions and purpose of both a Functional Behavior Assessment
(FBA) and Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP)
○ How the FBA and BIP should begin and the process
○ Who is on the committee that creates each process and the timeline
○ The role of parents, families, and caregivers as part of the BIP teams
NYC families & professionals are welcome.

● Special Education Mediation for Families
11/16/22, Wednesday, 10:00am-12:00pm:
In this training, participants will learn about the Individuals with Disabilities
Education Act (IDEA) and review the options for parents to resolve disputes
related to special education. We will focus on how to use Special Education
Mediation as a process to resolve complaints regarding the education of a
student with a disability.