Importance of an IEP. Review the article from the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY), “Contents of the IEP.” Summarize these components and explain the purpose and importance of the IEP in supporting the student’s educational outcomes. Explain the role of the family in the IEP process.
Guided Response: Respond to at least two classmates by Day 7. Extend their responses by sharing any of your own experiences with IEPs (as an educator, parent, or student), or share your personal insights on effective collaboration with families.