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Hudson: Parent/Child Civil Rights presentation
March 20, 2014| Free
Hudson – Northborough/Southborough and Hudson Special Education PACs invite you to a free presentation on Parent/Child Civil Rights Thursday, March 20, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Hudson Town Hall auditorium, 78 Main St., Hudson.
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will present an overview of the federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, nation origin, sex, disability, and age by any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance; the responsibilities and role of OCR; how to file a complaint when you experience or witness discrimination; and how due process under IDEA and OCR complaints vary.
Please RSVP at www.nspac.org to ensure enough handouts. Walk-ins are always welcome.
NSPAC is an advisory committee of the School Committee charged with the responsibility to advise and participate in the planning, development, and evaluation of the school committee's special education programming. NSPAC delivers to the community a year's worth of free day and evening events on topics related to special education. Visit www.nspac.org for updates/changes or to join our email list.