29 Commerce Drive
Bedford, NH 03110
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
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, Statewide Assessments
Tests and Measurements, and the Bell Curve, Standard Scores,
Scale Scores, % ranks, Grade Equivalent, Age Equivalent
1414(a) Evaluations and Re-Evaluations
1414(d) IEPs, Present Levels of Performance, Goals and Objectives
1415 Prior Written Notice, Procedural Safeguards Notice, Mediation,
Process Hearing, Appeal, Discipline, Age of Majority
504, ADA, FERPA
No Child Left Behind
Special Ed Caselaw
Ed Advocacy for the Parent, Advocate, and Parents Attorney
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
PIC Volunteer Advocates
Continental breakfast, lunch and
refreshments will be provided. Registrants will also receive two books,
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition and Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition.
To register online click here.
CEU's (continuing education units) and CLE's (continuing legal education) credits are pending.
Questions? Please contact Cheryl Woodbury at Parent Information Center, PO Box 2405, Concord, NH 03302, phone 603-224-7005, or email.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out! Register today!
SERESC Conference Center, 29 Commerce Drive, Bedford, NH 03110-6835
Click here for directions from MapQuest.
parking is available free at the conference center.
Manchester Airport (MHT)
One Airport Road
Mancheser, NH 03103
(Approximately 4 miles to conference location)
Logan Airport - Massport (BOS)
600 Control Tower E
Boston, MA 02128
(Approximately 55 miles to conference location)
The sponsors have made arrangements for reduced room rates at:
Hampton Inn Suites
8 Hawthorne Drive
Bedford NH 03110
Reduced rate of $89 – please mention SERESC when booking room.
There are numerous hotels in the area.
For a complete list, click here.
the New Hampshire
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.
Wrightslaw Seminars & Training