Sample Advocacy Letters

Sample Letter Requesting an IEP Team to Review and Revise a School Program

PARENT'S NAME
ADDRESS
CITY, STATE ZIP CODE
TELEPHONE NUMBER

Date

(Name of Special Education Director)
(Name of School District)
(Address of School)

Dear (Name of Special Education Director):

I am the parent and guardian of (child's name) (date of birth) who attends (school name). My child is experiencing difficulties at school (List the difficulties your child is experiencing).

I am writing to request that an IEP Team meeting be convened to address these difficulties and revise (child's name) IEP. Please ask the following people to attend the IEP Team meeting: (List the people you think are important to have at the meeting).

Please contact me to discuss a date and time for the IEP Team meeting.

Thank you for your help. I look forward to hearing from you soon on this matter.

Sincerely,

(Your name)
(Your address)
(Your telephone number)

Sample Letter Provided by Family Resource Network, Inc.