Real Life Church
2491 Gray Highway
Macon, GA 31211
One-day special education law and advocacy programs focus on five
education law, rights and responsibilities
- McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
and measurements to measure progress & regression
to tactics & strategies for effective advocacy
programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, educators,
health care providers, advocates and attorneys who represent children
with disabilities regarding special education. The program is not
History, Book Overview, US Supreme Ct Cases
1400 - Findings, Purpose
1401 - Definitions: Disability, Special Education, Related Services, LD,
1412 - ESY, Child Find, LRE, Private Placements
Tests and Measurements, and the Bell Curve, Standard Scores,
Scale Scores, % ranks, Grade Equivalent, Age Equivalent, Determining progress v. regression using Bar Graphs
1414 - Evaluations and IEPs
1415 - Due Process, Rules of Procedure, Discipline
- Section 504, ADA, FERPA, ESSA
- Episodic Conditions, Allergies, Epilepsy, etc.
- Recent US Supreme Court Cases, OCR, USDOJ
Parent as the Special Ed Manager and Expert
the Master Plan
the Rules of the Game
and Avoiding the Fatal Obstacles
to Deal with Conflict, a Healthy and Normal event
of the Childs File
of Adverse Assumptions
Letter to the Stranger
Ws + H + E
||* Early Bird
On or Before
January 11, 2019
|Professional (includes CLE and CEU. Both pending)
* Early Bird registrants will also receive emailed pdf copies of Wrightslaw Special Education Law, 2nd Ed. and Wrightslaw: Special Education Legal Developments and Cases 2016 which retail for $29.95.
includes lunch, a Wrightslaw highlighter pen and the three Wrightslaw books which retail for $62.85 - Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs.
Click here to register online.
Download and share the conference flyer and paper registration.
Credits: 6.0 CLEs (continuing legal education) credits are approved through the State Bar of Georgia. 0.6 CEUs (continuing education units) are approved for this conference. The units are provided by the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Education. They provide credit for practicing teachers and CEU's for a variety of professionals who need to document their professional development hours.
Refund Policy: Cancellations or refund request received on or before Friday, January 25, 2019 will be honored less $35. In lieu of a refund, substitutions are permitted on or before February 20, 2019. Contact A. Kelly Neal at 478-751-6261 or by email email@example.com
Special Needs Accomodations: If a sign language interpreter/spanish speaker, etc., or other accommodation is needed please contact A. Kelly Neal at 478-751-6261 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 25, 2019.
Scholarships: Scholarships open to Georgia alternative High School students ages 15-19. Free admission to the event for student and one parent. Free lunch for student and a parent and a free set of books. Scholarship receipients will be notified on Friday, February 8, 2019. Download the flyer for additional information.
Sponsorship Ads: Every particpant will receive a booklet with information regarding state specific forms, information, etc. Sponsorship ads are available for purchase: Full page (8-1/2 x 11) $300, One Half page (8-1/2 x 5-1/2 or 4-1/4 x 11) $175 or One Quarter page (5-1/2 x 4-1/4) $90.
Questions? Contact A. Kelly Neal by telephone 478-751-6261 by fax 478-751-6581 or by email akellyneal777 |at| gmail.com
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Click here for a map and directions to the Real Life Church.
Parking is available and free. The Macon Transit Authority (MTA) has a stop 0.4 miles from the venue.
Local Hotel Accommodations
Best Western Riverside-Inn (7.0 miles to the venue)
Burke Mansion (5.0 miles to the venue)
Macon Marriott City Center (4.7 miles to the venue)
Click here for a list of local hotels.
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL)
(approximately 85 miles to venue)
Airport Transportation: Groome Transportation (shuttle from Atlanta Airport to Macon).
the Georgia Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities so people can get reliable
information and support.
The State Yellow Pages
has many useful resources - evaluators, educational consultants, academic
tutors, support groups, grassroots organizations, advocates, attorneys
and others who help parents get services for their children.
If you provide a service, sign up to be listed on the Yellow
Pages for Kids with Disabilities - this is a free service from Wrightslaw.
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