About Us

Advocate Natalie Batts, M.S.Ed., M.Ed.

Welcome to The IEP Advocates, where we are dedicated to empowering families and ensuring that every child receives the educational support they deserve. Our mission is deeply rooted in a commitment to advocacy, equity, and educational excellence, led by our esteemed senior advocate, Natalie Batts, M.S.Ed., M.Ed.

Meet Natalie Batts

Background and Education: Natalie Batts brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to The IEP Advocates. She holds a Master of Science in Education with a specialization in Special Education, as well as a second master's degree in Education. Her academic journey and professional career have been driven by a passion for helping children with special needs navigate the educational system successfully.

Professional Experience: With over 20 years of experience in the field of education, Natalie has worked in various capacities, including as a special education teacher, educational consultant, and advocate. Her extensive background in special education has equipped her with the skills and insight necessary to understand the unique challenges that children with special needs face.

Throughout her career, Natalie has been a tireless advocate for students' rights, working closely with families, schools, and educational institutions to develop and implement effective Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 Plans. Her commitment to fostering inclusive and supportive educational environments has made a significant impact on the lives of many students and their families.

Our Mission: The IEP Advocates was founded on the belief that every child deserves access to a high-quality education that meets their individual needs. Natalie Batts established this organization to provide expert guidance and support to families navigating the often complex and daunting special education landscape.

Why We Do What We Do: Natalie’s dedication to advocacy stems from her personal and professional experiences. She has witnessed firsthand the transformative power of effective educational support and the profound impact it can have on a child's academic and personal growth. This understanding drives her to ensure that no child is left behind and that every student receives the resources and accommodations they need to succeed.

At The IEP Advocates, we believe in the potential of every child and are committed to making a positive difference in their educational journey. Our team works tirelessly to champion the rights of students, provide comprehensive advocacy services, and empower families with the knowledge and tools they need to advocate for their children effectively.

Our Services: We offer a wide range of services designed to support families and students, including:

By partnering with us, you can be confident that you have a dedicated and knowledgeable advocate on your side, working to ensure the best possible outcomes for your child's education.

Thank you for trusting The IEP Advocates to be a part of your child’s educational support team. Together, we can make a significant difference in their academic success and overall well-being.

Warm regards,

The IEP Advocates Team