IEP: Creating Clear and Effective Plans- a three-part series 

Part 1: IEP Crafting Effective Plans - On Demand 

featuring Michael McCormick, M.S., LBS

Embark on the path to a successful Individualized Education Program (IEP) with our first installment. Learn effective and defensible strategies for initiating the IEP process, setting the stage for a collaborative and informed start. Question and answer session to follow! 

Michael will:
  • Provide a foundational understanding of the IEP process.
  • Emphasize the importance of a strategic start for a successful IEP journey.
  • Offers insights into effective and defensible strategies for initiating the IEP process.
  • Aim to create a collaborative and informed environment from the beginning


Part 1: IEP Crafting Effective Plans - On Demand



Michael McCormick, M.S., LBS

Michael is an experienced education professional with over 13 years of experience in the field. He earned his Master’s degree from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in Special Education and is a Licensed Behavior Specialist in the state of Pennsylvania. Over the course of his career, Michael has served as a teacher of complex learners, adjunct professor, supervisor of special education, and transition coordinator. Michael’s expertise lies in designing and implementing defensible Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) for students with varying needs. He is skilled in developing and implementing behavior management strategies, as well as collaborating with families, teachers, and service providers to ensure that learners receive the support they need to succeed. Throughout this career, Michael has been recognized for his dedication to the field and has presented on IEP development, secondary transition planning, instructional strategies, and the provision of a free appropriate public education.