University of Cincinnati
2766 UC Main Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221
One-day special education law and advocacy programs focus on four
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
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,
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
504, ADA, FERPA
No Child Left Behind
Special Ed Caselaw
Ed Advocacy for the Parent, Advocate, and Parents
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
option includes one set of books.
here to register online.
Download and distribute the conference flyer.
fee includes Continental Breakfast, boxed lunch, and three books
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs.
.6 CEU (continuing education
units) have been approved for this conference. This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 5.75 total CLE hours instruction.
Scholarships: Scholarship opportunities are through the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati. Click here for the application.
Special Needs: Please contact
the School Intervention Program at 513-803-0513 at least two weeks
prior to your arrival with any special needs.
Refund Policy: No
refunds are available for this conference.
Questions? Contact School Intervention
Program in the Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute at Cincinnati
Children's Hospital Medical Center by telephone 513-803-0513, by
fax 513-803-0103 or by email.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
here for directions to Tangeman University Center (TUC).
Click here for
the University Map.
The CCM, Varsity Village, Calhoun, and Campus Green Parking Garages are available for all attendees for $9.
Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International
17 miles to venue)
here for local accommodations.
the Ohio Yellow
Pages for Kids with Disabilities so people can get reliable information
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