The Education Advocate ensures the optimum educational and developmental wellbeing of all children placed with Adult and Child in therapeutic foster care. The Education Advocate coordinates the management of their respective program's education and enrichment services, including directing the education plan for each child in care, writing lesson plans and providing direct tutoring services. Provides intensive support to child and family regarding school meetings, IEP's, specialized tutoring, and on-going educational planning for the child. Assesses the educational needs of the children, and their families, and communicates the identified needs with other stakeholders (family, school, and other support). Must be familiar with and abide by the contract guidelines with the Department of Child Services and Grant requirements for each program of the Continuum of Care.
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