Wrightslaw offers a variety of special education law and advocacy programs taught by nationally-recognized experts in the field of special education law and advocacy. Wrightslaw special education law and advocacy programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, advocates, educators, attorneys, and health care providers who represent children with disabilities.
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Wrightslaw provides private training for agencies, organizations, private schools, clinics, etc. These programs are designed to meet the specific needs of the members and are closed to the public. To inquire about hosting a private training program, please send an email direct to Pete Wright at the following email address: petewright | at | harborhouselaw.com
Training Available Now: Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Video Training – If you can’t attend a live Wrightslaw training program, you can still learn about the law and advocacy skills from Pete Wright. The Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Video Training includes all the content of a live 6 hour program… and more than an hour of bonus content. The Program is available as an immediate MP4 download from the Wrightslaw Store. CEU’s (continuing education units) are available through Delta State University. Learn more about the Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Video Training.
I need some answers about a concern I have at my child’s school. What are my rights as a parent to transfer her to a different school, without moving. She being target and mistreated by principal at this particular school.
Please advise: This school is in SC
Hi Sonya, parental rights to transfer a child vary from state to state. S
uggest you contact the Parent Information and Training Center in SC for advice about this issue – you can get their contact info here: http://www.parentcenterhub.org/find-your-center
Hi Casey, The Institute of Special Education Advocacy (ISEA) at William & Mary Law School will not be held this year. The law school had staff turnover that affected its ability to host the program. Fingers crosssed for next year.
I cannot find any updated information regarding the Wrights’ Law certificate program offered through William and Mary College. The most recent info I can find is regarding the 2019 or 2020 program as being cancelled. Does anyone know anything about this? Will it be offered this year?
Hi Casey, we are organizing a new program, the Special Education Advocacy Summit, through the Law School at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio from Feb 2- Feb 5, 2023. This program will be similar to the program at William & Mary. Here is a link to the info and how to register: