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Wrightslaw - One- or Two-Day Advocacy Bootcamp - Lowell, MA - October 27 and 28, 2017

posted Jun 27, 2017, 8:24 AM by Diane Willcutts   [ updated Jun 27, 2017, 8:31 AM ]

Sponsored by ABLED Advocacy

Location:  UTEC, 41 Warren Street, Lowell, MA

Wrightslaw 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 disability specific.

October 27 - Law

(six-hours) focused on:

  • IDEA History - PARC + Mills Cases - Past US Supreme Court Cases

  • Measuring Progress: Understanding Tests & Measurements

  • Evaluations

  • Legal issues regarding Charter Schools, Food Allergies, Anaphylaxis, Epi-Pens, Diabetes, Epilepsy

  • Recent Supreme Court Cases

See the agenda.

 

 

October 28 - Advocacy

(six-hours) focused on:

  • Developing the Master Plan

  • Tactics & strategies for effective advocacy

  • Emotions, dealing with conflict

  • Negotiation skills

  • School Meetings: Preparation & Survival Strategies

See the agenda.

 

For more information, go here.  


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