Mesa Convention Center
263 North Center Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
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
* For groups of 4 or more, please call for pricing. Call 480-382-4020 and speak to David.
includes lunch, afternoon snacks and refreshments and four Wrightslaw books Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs and Wrightslaw: All About Tests and Assessments.
Click here to register online.
Download and share the conference flyer.
Credits: The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 6 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona. Certificates of attendence will be available. 0.6 CEU (continuing education units) have also been approved. The $12 fee is payable at conference.
Scholarships: No scholarships are available for this conference.
Refund Policy: No refunds will be given after October 1, 2014. There is a $40 administration fee.
Accommodations: Contact Stephanie Delabio or Debra Delabio at 480-259-7788 no later than October 14, 2014 to ensure that your needs are met.
Questions? Contact the sponsors by email david |at| parentsupportarizona.com
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Click here for directions to the Mesa Convention Center.
Parking is free.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
(approximately 12 miles to venue)
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA)
(approximately 17 miles to venue)
The sponsors have arraigned for a special room rate with the Phoenix Marriott Mesa Hotel of $109 per night. The deadline to register is October 1, 2014. Attendees may call Marriott Reservations toll free 800-835-9873 and ask for "Pathways" to receive the discount. Reservation requests will be taken on a space-available and rate available basis.
the Arizona 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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