[E156] Advocating for your Children in the School System with Anna Marie Penn

Episode 156 August 29, 2023 00:42:18
[E156] Advocating for your Children in the School System with Anna Marie Penn
Empowered to Connect Podcast
[E156] Advocating for your Children in the School System with Anna Marie Penn

Aug 29 2023 | 00:42:18

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Show Notes

In today's episode, we are joined by Anna Marie Penn, a former reading specialist and expert in educational advocacy. Anna Marie and her husband, Jonathan, both spent years working in under-resourced schools in Memphis, TN. Now parents to two awesome kids and advocates for many, Anna Marie takes us on a deep dive into the intricate art of advocating for your children within the school system.
 
With a wealth of experience, Anna Marie delves into the often complex world of 504 plans and Individualized Education Plans (IEP's), offering invaluable insights on how to navigate these processes effectively. Through Anna Marie's guidance, you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of how to ensure your child receives the support they need to thrive academically, emotionally, and socially.
 
Join us for an empowering conversation that equips parents and caregivers with the tools to champion their child's educational journey, ensuring they receive the tailored assistance that sets them up for success!
 
To learn more about Empowered to Connect, check out our website, follow us on social media and YouTube!

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