Special Education and Advocacy Conference
with Peter Wright, Esq. and Pamela
City, Oklahoma, December 5, 2006
Special Education and Advocacy Conference, a Wrightslaw
training program, is sponsored
Oklahoma Disability Law Center -- and it's FREE
for parents, family members, and individuals who work with children
program will be held at:
of Central Oklahoma
100 N University Drive
Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
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|
of Agenda; Pre-test
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA-97) and Reauthorized IDEA of
1400 Findings & Purposes
1412 Catchall Statute Least Restrictive Environment
(LRE), 10 day notice re: private placements, Assessments, ESY
1414(d) Evaluations, Reevaluations, Individualized
1415 Procedural Safeguards
504; No Child Left Behind Act
& Measurements & the Bell Curve
IDEA & Tests & Measurements & the Bell Curve
for Conflict; Obstacles to Success
of Adverse Assumptions
to Organize the Childs File
Trails & Letters; Letter to the Stranger
for School Meetings; Survival Strategies
program is free to parents, significant family members, and individuals who represent
or work with children with disabilities. Registrants will receive two books: Wrightslaw:
IDEA 2004 (or Wrightslaw: Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, if
published by conference date) and Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition.
Questions? Please call the Oklahoma
Disability Law Center at (405) 525-7755.
Info: CLEs are pending.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out! Register today!
of Central Oklahoma,
100 N University Drive, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
University of Central Oklahoma is in Edmond,
Oklahoma, on the northern edge of Oklahoma City. To get to the university, take
Second Street in Edmond to Garland-Godfrey and turn right. Follow the signs to
visitor parking. The University's website is http://www.ucok.edu/.
Click here for directions from MapQuest.
Free parking will
be available in the visitors' parking lot at the University Center.
Will Rogers Airport
7100 Terminal Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73159-0937
Approx. 30 minutes from
There are many wonderful restaurants to choose from
in the area.
There are many hotels in the area, here are just
1305 South Broadway
(405) 341-6068 or (800) 200-3486
1.6 miles to University
3840 East 2nd Street
Rates: $99-$144 per night
844-3037 or (800) HAMPTON
miles to University
2700 East 2nd Street
Edmond, OK 73034
Rates: $75-$86 per night
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