Embassy Suites by Hilton Loveland Hotel Conference Center & Spa
4705 Clydesdale Parkway
Loveland, CO 80538
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 March 1, 2019
|Professional (includes CLEs and CEUs)
*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 continental breakfast, box lunch and beverages, reusable shipping bag, 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.
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Credits: 7 CLEs (continuing legal education) credits are approved through the State of Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal and Judical Education. 0.6 CEUs (continuing education units) have been 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: Registration is non-refundable. Registration is transferable with prior notice. Contact the sponsors.
Special Needs Accomodations: Contact Cari Brown by email cbrown |at| arclc.org to request interpretation, translation, or other types of accommodations no later than March 14, 2019.
Scholarships: Limited scholarships are available for residents of Larimer and Weld, Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick, Yuma, Phillips and Washington Counties. For additional information, please contact the Arc Chapter that serves your county. Residents of Larimer County. Please apply for scholarship before registering for conference. Residents of Weld, Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick, Yuma, Phillips, and Washington Counties click here for information about available scholarships.
Childcare: Free Childcare will be provided on a first come first serve basis. Childcare will be provided by Easterseals Colorado. Please indicate the need for childcare on the registration form and follow directions for application process.
Questions? Contact Cari Brown by email at cbrown |at| arclc.org by telephone 970-204-6991, Ext. 23 or by fax 970-484-1019. Contact Larry McDermott by email at larry |at| arcweldcounty.org or by telephone 970-353-5219, Ext. 100.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Click here for a map and directions to the Embassy Suites by Hilton Loveland Hotel Conference Center & Spa.
Parking is available and free.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Embassy Suites for April 24, 2019 - April 26, 2019. The special room rate will be available until March 25, 2019 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Click here to book your room.
Click here for a list of local hotels.
Denver International Airport (DEN)
(approximately 57 miles to venue)
Airport Transportation: Contact Green Ride Colorado by telephone 970-226-5533 or visit the website.
the Colorado 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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