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Wrightslaw special education law and advocacy programs are taught by nationally-recognized experts in the field of special education law and advocacy.
Wrightslaw programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, advocates, educators, attorneys, and health care providers who represent children with disabilities.
who represents children with special educational needs. His advocacy grew
out of his personal educational experiences.
Wright is a
psychotherapist who has worked with children and families since the early
has written extensively about raising, educating and advocating for children
Pam is also the editor of The Special Ed Advocate newsletter.
Pat Howey has a B.A. in Paralegal Studies from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College and is a member of Lamba Epsilon Chi. She is an Indiana Registered Paralegal, an affiliate member of the Indiana and the American Bar Associations, and a national known parent advocate with over 35 years of experience helping families.
The author of Special Education: Plan and Simple, Special Education, The Commentary series. Pat has numerous articles published on the Wrightslaw website, Ask
the Advocate. Pat has been a member of the Wrightslaw Speakers Bureau since 2005 and has presented on special education and advocacy from coast to coast.
Wayne Steedman is an attorney whose practice is devoted primarily to the representation of children with disabilities.
Wayne has a law degree from the University of Maryland and a Master's Degree in Social Work. He has served as a hearing officer and is an active member of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA).
Wayne also presents What You Don't Know About IDEA 2004 CAN Hurt You.
Steedman's schedule & bio
Pete Wright can provide the training as either a live, face-to-face, training, as a Zoom virtual, or as a mixture of both with a live, in-person audience and remote Zoom attendees. In all of the training, attendees receive the books as print books and adobe.pdf files.
Last updated: 08/19/2022