by Marriott Nashua
2200 Southwood Drive
Nashua, NH 03063
special education law and advocacy programs focus on four areas:
education law, rights and responsibilities
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 disability
History and Overview
1400 Findings, Purpose
1401 Definitions: Special Education, Related Services, LD,
1412 Extended School Year, Child Find, Least Restrictive Environment/Mainstreaming/Inclusion,
Private Placements, Statewide Assessments
Tests and Measurements, and the Bell Curve, Standard Scores,
Scale Scores, % ranks, Grade Equivalent, Age Equivalent
1414 Evaluations and IEPs
1415 Prior Written Notice, Procedural Safeguards Notice, Mediation,
Due Process Hearing, Appeal, Discipline, Age of Majority
504, ADA, FERPA
No Child Left Behind
Special Ed Caselaw
Ed Advocacy for the Parent, Advocate, and Parents Attorney
systemic and school culture obstacles to compliance
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
Includes a free PIC Membership
Registration includes light breakfast, lunch, afternoon refreshments/snacks
and three books, Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition and
All About IEPs.
to register online.
and distribute the conference flyer.
the printable registration form.
CEU's (continuing education units) and 6
CLE (continuing legal education) credits have
been approved for this conference. Credits are available
for an addtional fee made payable at the conference.
Cancellations: Refunds will
be given if notice is received 2 weeks prior to October 28, 2010.
Questions? Contact Sylvia Abbott
by telephone toll free 800-947-7005 or 603-224-7005 ext. 111, by
fax 603-224-4365 or by email.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
to access directions to the Courtyard by Marriott Nashua hotel.
(19 miles to venue)
For a complete
list of local hotels click here.
the New Hampshire
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.
Wrightslaw Seminars & Training