[R-0507] S7. Family and Community

Citation: Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR). (2017). Website. Retrieved from http://www.parentcenterhub.org/ [or enter “Center for Parent Information and Resources” in your search window].

Abstract: The Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR) serves as a central resource of information and products to the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities. This website offers a featured resource on its homepage and resources under the key topics Emerging Issues, Family Supports and Research.

Integration: The information presented at this webinar fits well with content presented in the early childhood course Child, Family and Community.

Content Focus: Community Parent Resource Centers; Ethics; Administrators; Child, Family and Community; DEC Recommended Practices; Early Childhood; Early Intervention; Emerging Issues; Empower; Families; Family Assistance; Family Engagement; Frameworks; Individualized Education Program (IEP); Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP); Parent Centers; Parent Information; Parent Participation; Parent Resources; Parent Rights; Parent Training Centers; Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA); Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA); Policies; Preschoolers; Procedural Safeguards; Research; Section 619; Special Education

Notes: Have students create a presentation for their peers on navigating this website to find information related to best practices in early intervention and early childhood inclusive settings.