EQUITY FOR OUR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES:
The Law v. the Lore
Thursday, March 17, 2016
8:00 AM* - 1:00 PM
Garden City, NY
(* full breakfast included)
University Professor of Education and Law Lehigh University
Presented by School Leaders for Change
www.schoolleadersforchange.com Seats are limited at this very important conference.
Participants: Building and district Teams are encouraged to attend. A diversity of roles and perspectives are welcome, including but not limited to district and school leaders, special education teachers and their co-teaching partners, all PPS staff members (psychologists, social workers, school counselors, speech and language teachers), special educations aides/paraprofessionals, and parents.
This conference will explore:
- the significant differences between legal requirements and best practices
- present and emerging student developments under the IDEA and Sec. 504
- published court decisions in the Second Circuit and New York
- multiple pertinent issues facing our special education students today *