1735 Saratoga Ave.
San Jose, CA 951120
Wrightslaw Note: The church is hard
to spot from the road.
It is in the triangle formed
by Saratoga Ave, Prospect Rd.
and Lawrence Expy.
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
||Registration and morning coffee
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
Lunch is on your own.
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
|Individual - Non Member
|Registration plus membership
|Registration plus membership/couple*
* Couples receive one set of books.
includes morning coffee, afternoon snacks and three books Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs.
Click here to register online.
Download the printable registration form.
Credits: 0.6 CEU's (continuing education units) and 6 CLE's (continuing legal credits) have been approved for this conference.
Scholarships: If you are unable to afford the registration fee and your child is not a client of the Regional Center, a small number of reduced fee scholarships are available. For more information, please contact Joanna Jaeger.
Refund Policy: Click here to read the policy.
Questions? Contact Joanna Jaeger by email, or by calling 408-727-5775.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Click here for directions to the Westgate Church.
There is limited parking at the church. Parking entrance is on Saratoga Ave. just south of Prospect Ave. The sponsors encourage carpooling and public transit.
San Jose Mineta International Airport (SJC)
(approximately 20 minutes to venue)
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
(approximately 45 minutes to venue)
Click here for nearby accommodations.
the California 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