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Loyola Law School
Fritz B. Burns Academic Center
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, CA 92584
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, ESSA
- 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
- SMART IEPs
of Adverse Assumptions
Letter to the Stranger
Ws + H + E
|Student - parking pass not included
includes parking, executive lunch and beverages, a Wrightslaw highlighter pen and the three Wrightslaw books which retail for $62.85 - Wrightslaw:
Special Education Law, 2nd Edition, Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition, and Wrightslaw:
All About IEPs.
Click here to register online. SOLD OUT!
Download and share the conference flyer. - Walk-In registration is NOT available.
Credits: 6 CLEs (continuing legal education) credits have been approved for this conference. 0.6 CEU's (continuing education units) have also been approved. The units 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. The CEU's are available for an additional charge of $24.
Scholarships: Law students who would like to attend, but require financial assistance, contact AOTS Group for an application.
Regional Center Information: For California Regional Center clients use Vendor # PJ4268. If you have difficulty registering with the California Regional Center, please call 951-251-4437 for assistance.
Accommodations: Please provide notice of any dietary restrictions and/or accommodations a minimum of 10 days before the event.
Refund Policy: The conference fee is non-refundable. You may transfer your ticket to another individual until October 13, 2016 with prior notification to AOTS Group.
Questions? Contact the sponsor by email admin | at | aotsgroup.com
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Map and directions to Loyola Law School.
From the North: Take the Golden State Freeway (5) or the Hollywood Freeway (101) south to the Harbor Freeway (110) south to downtown Los Angeles. Take the 8th Street exit from the Harbor Freeway. Follow 8th Street past one traffic light to Witmer Street. Turn left onto Witmer Street and proceed one block. Turn right onto James M. Wood Boulevard, followed by an immediate left turn onto Albany Street. the entrance to the Law School parking facility is on the right hand side of the street.
From the South: Take the Harbor Freeway (110) north toward downtown Los Angeles. Take the 9th Street exit from the Harbor Freeway. Turn left immediately at the bottom of the exit ramp onto Francisco Street. Proceed to the first traffic light and turn left onto 8th Street. Follow 8th Street past two traffic lights to Witmer Street. Turn left onto Witmer Street and proceed one block. turn right onto James M. Wood Boulevard, followed by an immediate left turn onto Albany Street. The entrance to the law School parking facility is on the right hand side of the street.
From the West:
Take the Santa Monica Freeway (10) east toward downtown Los Angeles. Take the Harbor Freeway (110) north. Take the 9th Street exit from the Harbor Freeway. Turn left immediately at the bottom of the exit ramp onto Francisco Street. Proceed to the first traffic light and turn left onto 8th Street. Follow 8th Street past two traffic lights to Witmer Street. Turn left onto Witmer Street and proceed one Block. turn right onto James M. Wood Boulevard, followed by an immediate left turn onto Albany Street. The entrance to the Law School parking facility is on the right hand side of the street.
From the East: Take the San Bernardino Freeway (10) west to the Santa Monica Freeway (10) west. Take the Harbor Freeway (110) north. Take the 9th Street exit from the Harbor Freeway. Turn left immediately at the bottom of the exit ramp onto Francisco Street. Proceed to the first traffic light and turn left onto 8th Street. Follow 8th Street past two traffic lights to Witmer Street. Turn left onto Witmer Street and proceed one block. Turn right onto James M. Wood Boulevard, followed by and immediate left turn onto Albany Street. The entrance to the Law School parking facility is on the right hand side of the street.
Information Coming Soon!
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
(approximately 17 miles to venue)
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information and support.
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tutors, support groups, grassroots organizations, advocates, attorneys
and others who help parents get services for their children.
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