Alumni Executive Center
University of Mary Washington
1119 Hanover Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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 specific.
and Continental Breakfast
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
- Paper Trails
Letter to the Stranger
Ws + H + E
Bird - On or before Oct. 8, 2010
Oct. 8, 2010
Couples receive one set of books. The couples pricing option is
designed to support families by offering a reduced price to married
couples or partners raising a child with disabilities. If you do
not fit this description, please register as an individual.
fee includes Continental Breakfast, boxed lunch and snacks throughout
the day. Registrants will also receive three books Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs.
here to register online.
the printable registration form.
Limited Walk-In space is available. Do
not wait. Register today.
Credits - .6 CEU's (continuing
education units) have been approved for this conference. The Virginia
State Bar has approved 6 CLE's (continuing legal education) credits
for this conference. There is an additional $10 fee for credits.
Questions? Contact Kymberly
DeLoatche by telephone 703-495-8444, by fax 703-563-6099, by email
or by mailing 98 N. Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 22046.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
for directions to the Jepson Alumni Executive Center.
is limited parking available at the site including handicapped spaces.
Parking is available at the Indoor Tennis Center located on Hanover
Street across from the Jepson Alumni Executive Center, along Hanover
Street, Sunken Road, William Street and College Avenue.
There is no cost for parking.
(approximately 1.5 hours to venue)
1.5 hours to venue)
20 minutes to venue)
for local accommodations.
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