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Albuquerque Convention Center
401 2nd Street Northwest
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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
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
Conference fee includes breakfast and lunch, 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. At the green "Tickets" tab, scroll down to the "Wrightslaw" entry.
Refund Policy: EPICS will not accept any requests for refunds. EPICS will gladly transfer registration status to another person, but no refunds will be processed.
Questions? Contact Kelsey Woody by email kwoody |at| epicsnm.org or Elizabeth Martin by email emartin |at| epicsnm.org or call 505-767-6630.
programs often fill up early - don't miss out!
Logistics, Directions and Accommodations
Parking on the day of the event is $6. Click here for additional parking information.
EPICS is pleased to announce that the 2017 Native American Conference on Special Education will be held at the Albuquerque Convention Center, with the host hotel being DoubleTree by Hilton. A block of rooms has been reserved for September 18, 2017 through September 22, 2017. Single/Double Occupancy $91, Triple Occupancy $119 and Quad Occupancy $139. Use code EPI to receive the discount. Conference rates end August 20, 2017.
Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ)
(approximately 4.9 miles to venue)
the New Mexico 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