Special Education Law and Advocacy Training Specific to Dyslexia
with Pete Wright, Esq.
San Diego, CA
Friday, July 19, 2013
* * * * * Note: Pete will talk about the new Ninth Circuit Doug C. case which is a major case about IEPs and parental participation! * * * * *
Special Education Law and Advocacy Conference, a Wrightslaw
training program featuring Pete Wright, Esq., is
being sponsored by the Dyslexia Training Institute.
The program will be held at:
University of San Diego
Joan Kroc Institute
for Peace and Justice
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
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
A day-long hands-on special education workshop designed to meet the needs of parents and professionals serving children and teens with disabilities. This program is specific to dyslexia.
Topics: IDEA history and overview, special education and related services, child find, least restrictive environment, extended school year, mainstream, inclusion, understanding tests and assessments, procedural safeguards, Section 504, prior written notice, and IEPs as it relates to dyslexia.
Additional details to come.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Click here for directions to the Joan Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice.
Parking is free at the venue.
San Diego International Airport/Lindbergh Field (SAN)
(approximately 6 miles to venue)
Click here for nearby accommodations.
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