Champions Together

Champions Together™

Champions Together™ is a collaboration between ISRC and Academic Development Institute to offer training for parents who would like to learn effective strategies and parenting skills for supporting their children who receive special education services, and for working with the schools that serve their children. ISRC Parent Facilitators are available to facilitate Champions Together™ courses for parent groups.

Parent Training Modules

The following courses are offered:

My Child at Home:

  • Dealing with the Diagnosis
  • Medical/Health Needs
  • Parenting Practices

My Child at School:

  • ISBE Rules and Regs
  • The IEP Meeting
  • My Child's Champion


For more information on Champions Together parent training, please contact ISRC at [email protected]

Download Champions Together™ Brochure

Description at the Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center Website
U.S. Department of Education page on the importance of parent liaisons