Self-Advocacy

Self-Advocacy NORMS

Why

  • Students learn how to communicate with their peers and adults
  • Students take ownership of their own education

Steps/actions for students to take if he/she is absent

  1. Check FCPS 24/7 Blackboard
  2. Contact a classmate
  3. Communicate with the teacher via email or before/after class - If using a personal email address, CC your parent(s)

Steps/actions to take if a student wants to communicate with a teacher regarding extra help or grades

  1. Communicate with the teacher via email or before/after class - If using a personal email address, CC your parent(s)
  2. Communicate with a guidance counselor
  3. Parent can directly contact the teacher