Join PEATC as Hank Millward, Associate Director, Office of Dispute Resolution & Administrative Services (ODRAS) for the Virginia Department of Education, for the following PEATC Parent Coffee:
Dyslexia in the Special Education Process
Parents in every stage of their journey should attend. Come to learn about your parental rights in the areas of:
* Due Process Hearings
* Complaint Resolution Procedures
Mr. Millward will allow time for questions during the meeting, however, 'individual guidance' should be addressed during a scheduled appointment with Mr. Millward at a mutually agreed upon time.
DATE: Monday, November 9, 2015
TIME: 10:00 a.m.
LOCATION: PEATC Offices, 100 N. Washington Street, Suite 232, Falls Church, VA 22046
TO REGISTER: please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 800-869-6782 or 703-923-0010.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER: Hank Millward is the VDOE Coordinator of Complaints and Family Involvement where he provides technical assistance and training on federal and state special education laws and regulations to individuals and school divisions throughout the Commonwealth; investigates complaints filed by parents alleging that their school division failed to comply with some aspect of Virginia laws and regulations; and oversees activities related to family involvement. Prior to coming to the VDOE, Hank served in the Army for 24 years, then held various positions within the public school, private school, and correctional education settings, most notably as a special education teacher, special education director, Assistant Principal and Principal. He is a sibling, a parent, and a grandparent of individuals with a disability. Hank holds an advanced degree in school administration and a master of science in education with a concentration in special education.