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Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education Region 3

Presenter:
Teri E. Engler is a partner at Engler Callaway Baasten & Sraga, LLC, a law
firm that focuses its practice on the representation of public school districts
and special education joint agreements. Ms. Engler has successfully
represented school districts and special education cooperatives throughout
Illinois in administrative and judicial proceedings, including proceedings
under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Section 504 of the
Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990,
over the years, and is a member of many professional organizations in the
fields of law education.

Description
This course is designed to provide participants with essential and updated information about federal and state special education laws, administrative and judicial rulings interpreting these laws,and current OCR and ISBE compliance issues, as well as practical recommendations for planning proactively to avoid common legal mistakes that school districts make when making decisions concerning the identification evaluation, programming,and discipline for students with suspected or known mental health issues.  This is an Administrators Academy and CPDU’s will be provided.

Target Audience
Principals, Special Education Administrators, Directors of Special Education/Student Support Services, School Social Workers and School Psychologist

Event Information:

Region 3 Event

May 4, 2018
8:30am – 3:30pm

Crowne Plaza Hotel
3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL 62703

*Please note there is a $50.00 registration fee for all participants
Breakfast and Lunch are included in the $50.00 registration fee.
8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast and Event Check-In
8:30 – 3:30 Presentation/Training

 

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