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Technical & Community College/Stanton Campus
400 Ogletown-Stanton Road
to April 4!
due to severe weather.
This one day, 6 hour conference will focus on changes in IDEA
2004, the interrelationships between
IDEA 2004 and No
Child Left Behind, and how to use these laws to get better special
education services for children with disabilities.
will learn about:
requirements for evaluations, reevaluations, parental consent
requirements for IEPs, IEP teams, IEP meetings
eligibility requirements for students with specific learning disabilities
for accommodations on high stakes tests, accommodations guidelines, alternate
rules about discipline and manifestation reviews
procedural requirements and timelines, including the “Due Process Complaint Notice”
and “Resolution (IEP) Session”
for reading programs, essential components of reading instruction, research based
for highly qualified teachers and paraprofessionals
stakes tests, accommodations, alternate assessments
options and choices for children who attend struggling schools
NCLB applies to children with disabilities
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.
Introductions; IDEA 2004: History and Overview; Section 1400: Findings & Purposes;
Section 1401: Key Definitions in IDEA: Special Education, LD, etc.|
1412: Child Find, Least Restrictive Environment, Private Placements, Statewide
Assessments, Accommodations; Section 1414: Evaluations, Reevaluations, Parental
Consent, Individualized Educational Programs (IEPs), IEP Teams, IEP Meetings|
Section 1415: Procedural Safeguards: Prior Written Notice; Resolution Session;
Mediation; Requirements & Timelines for Due Process Hearings; Discipline.
Proposed IDEA 2004 Regulations.|
No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB): IEPs; Research Based Instruction; Reading; Highly
Qualified Special Education Teachers|
Member of a Child with Special Needs
Parents of a Child with Special Needs
refreshments and lunch are included in your registration. The texts
for this program (also included in your registration fee) are Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd edition and Wrightslaw:
No Child Left Behind which includes the No Child Left Behind
CD-ROM with dozens of publications, manuals, toolkits, and other useful
resources ($50.00 combined retail value).
Information: 6 CLE credits have been approved for this conference.
Certificates of attendance toward 6.5 CE clock hours; 6.5 CE contact
hours or 6.5 CE credits will be provided.
Please contact Kathryn S. Herel at email@example.com,
(302) 999-7394 or (302) 999-7637 (fax).
Baltimore/DC: Take I-95 North to Route 7 "Churchmans Crossing"-
Exit 4-B (Exit 4-B immediately follows the Christiana Mall Exit). Drive Route
7 over the highway overpass to Churchmans Road, Exit 166. (There is a Delaware
Tech Sign). Ramp will divide-stay in left lane; turn left at traffic light (Churchmans
Road). Turn left at next light onto entrance road to College. Almost immediately,
turn right on a short, curvy road to stop sign; then turn left. Parking: go past
Faculty/Staff parking to next parking area. Enter through main entrance doors.
Look for flagpoles.
from Dover, DE: Go North on US-13 to Delaware 1. Take Delaware 1, past Christiana
Mall, over the bridge, to the Churchmans Road exit (Exit 166). Ramp will divide-stay
in left lane; turn left at traffic light (Churchmans Road). Turn left at next
light onto entrance road to College. Almost immediately, turn right on a short,
curvy road to stop sign; then turn left. Parking: go past Faculty/Staff parking
to next parking area. Enter through main entrance doors. Look for flagpoles.
click here for directions from MapQuest.
Parking is free of
Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)
8000 Essington Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
About 40 miles away from training location.
The following hotels are near the conference location.
following cluster of restaurants is located within a quarter of a mile from the
conference site on Churchmans Road: Applebees, Bugaboo Creek Steakhouse,
Red Lobster and Olive Garden. Other restaurants are also nearby.
To Wrightslaw Seminars & Training
Delaware Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities
built the Delaware Yellow
Pages for Kids with Disabilities so people can get reliable information and
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