NC State University's McKimmon Center
North Carolina State University
1101 Gorman Street
Raleigh, NC 27606
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
History, Book Overview, US Supreme Ct Cases
1400 Findings, Purpose
1401 Definitions: Disability, Special Education, Related Services, LD,
1412 Extended School Year, Child Find, Least Restrictive, Private Placements
Tests and Measurements, and the Bell Curve, Standard Scores,
Scale Scores, % ranks, Grade Equivalent, Age Equivalent, Determining progress v. regression using Bar Graphs
1414 Evaluations and IEPs
1415 Due Process, Rules of Procedure, Discipline
- Section 504, ADA, FERPA, NLCB
- Charter Schools, Food Allergies, Anaphylaxis, Epi-Pens
- Recent Cases - IDEA, 504 and ADA
- USDOJ cases and OCR rulings
systemic and school culture obstacles to compliance
Special Ed Caselaw
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
|Professional (includes 6.0 CLE's and 0.6 CEU's)
|Walk-In - subject to space availability
includes morning coffee/tea, lunch, a Wrightslaw highlighter pen and the four Wrightslaw books which retail for $77.80 - Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs and Wrightslaw: All About Tests and Assessments.
Online registration closed on Wednesday morning, walk-ins permitted subject to available space.
Click here to register online.
Download and share the conference flyer.
Credits: 6.0 CLE (continuing legal education) credits have been approved through the North Carolina State Bar for this conference. 0.6 CEU's (continuing education units) are approved for this conference. CEU's are provided by the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Education. They provide both graduate credit for practicing teachers and CEU's for a variety of professionals who need to document their professional development hours.
Refund Policy: Cancellations allowed through noon August 9, 2015.
Accommodations: Please contact the sponsors by noon August 9, 2015 if special accommodations are needed to attend this conference.
Questions? Contact the sponsors by email wakecountyautismsociety |at| gmail.com
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Click here for directions to the McKimmon Center.
Parking is free.
Raleigh Durham International Airport (RDU)
(approximately 11 miles to venue)
Click here for a list of nearby accommodations.
the North Carolina 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.
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