Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Training in Baton Rouge, LA

The first Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Training in March 2011 will be held on March 3 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Wrightslaw conference attendees will receive the latest information about educational issues that face children with special education needs. Although the conferences are not specific to autism, I highly recommend all parents dealing with a IEP or 504 plan attend a conference in their area.

Conference Date: March 3, 2011
Conference Location: Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Conference Venue: Milton J. Womack Park BREC Administration Building Ballroom
Speakers: Pete Wright
Conference Topics:

  • Section 1412 Extended School Year, Child Find, Least Restrictive Environment/Mainstreaming/Inclusion, Private Placements,Statewide Assessments
  • Understanding Tests and Measurements, and the Bell Curve, Standard Scores, Scale Scores, % ranks, Grade Equivalent, Age Equivalent
  • Section 1415 Prior Written Notice, Procedural Safeguards Notice, Mediation, Due Process Hearing, Appeal, Discipline, Age of Majority
  • Special Ed Advocacy for the Parent, Advocate, and Parent’s Attorney
  • Legal, systemic and “School Culture” obstacles to compliance with IDEA-04

Contact Phone Number: 222-216-7474
Email Address: cchesterfield@fhfqbr.org

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