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University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Department of Education Building
1300 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC 27412
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 - ESY, Child Find, LRE, 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
|| Lunch is on your own
1414 - Evaluations and IEPs
1415 - Due Process, Rules of Procedure, Discipline
- Section 504, ADA, FERPA, ESSA
- Episodic Conditions, Allergies, Epilepsy, etc.
- Recent Cases + OCR, USDOJ
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
includes morning refreshments, 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. Lunch is on your own.
Click here to register online. Sold Out!
Credits: 0.6 CEUs (continuing education units) have 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. There is an additional $24 fee and can be paid on conference day.
Special Accommodations: Contact the sponsor via email no later than February 24, 2017 at conference |at| autismunbound.org
Refund Policy: No refunds are available for this conference. Substitutions are allowed with prior notice.
Questions? Contact Andrea Worthington by email conference |at| autismunbound.org.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Click here for a map, directions, and location of the School of Education building, which is on the North side of Spring Garden Street, with Kenilworth to the West and Stirling St. to the East.
Parking is included in the registration fee. Park in the Oakland Parking Deck, located at 617 Stirling St, Greensboro, NC 27412.
Local Hotel Accommodations Available
704 Green Valley Road
Greensboro, NC 27408
1517 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
Hampton Inn & Suites Greensboro/Coliseum Area
3033 West Gate City Blvd.
Greensboro, NC 27403
Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI)
(approximately 11 miles to venue)
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.
Wrightslaw Seminars & Training