Tag Archives: Classes

Institute for Special Education Advocacy

From the latest Wrightslaw email: The William & Mary Law Institute of Special Education Advocacy is presenting a five-day training program in special education advocacy. 25  sessions on applicable laws, ethics, best practices in advocacy, strategies in working with parents and … Continue reading

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Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium Registration Open

Press release follows:   Registration is Now Open for the 2013 Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium Push Forward and Push Back: Continuing the Struggle for the Right to Live in the World April 18-19, 2013 at the National Federation of … Continue reading

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Kansans! Education Advocate Training Coming to Lawrence

Families Together is hosting a day of Education Advocate training on February 26, 2013, in Lawrence, Kansas.  The training is free and includes lunch.  There’s teeny print at the bottom of the announcement that says to apply to become an … Continue reading

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NFB Summer Programs

Can you tell I’m catching up with my email?  It looks like I’ve got about 39 messages left to get through, so I may find all sorts of interesting things to share! The February 2013 issue of the Jernigan Institute’s … Continue reading

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NFB Bell Program Expanding in 2013!

The NFB is expanding its BELL program in 2013.  It hasn’t made it to Kansas yet–but it’s gotten next door, to Missouri and Oklahoma.  The announcement follows: The NFBJI is excited to announce that our NFB Braille Enrichment for Literacy … Continue reading

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Supportive School Discipline Webinar Series

This isn’t precisely on topic, but I thought I’d pass it along for anyone who would be interested.  From a mailing list I’m on: Supportive School Discipline Webinar Series Sponsored by the U.S. Departments of Justice, Education, and Health and … Continue reading

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Free Wrightslaw Training In Oklahoma City, December 6th

Another one from my mail bag (below).  You can access the registration forms at http://www.wrightslaw.com/speak/12.12.ok.htm Registration is FREE to parents, family members, and individuals who work with children with disabilities and are residents of Oklahoma. Out of state registrants are … Continue reading

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Upcoming Education Advocate Training in Parsons, Kansas

Click here to see the flyer:  Electronic flyer-Parsons 11-27-12

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Upcoming Presentation on Dynamic Learning Maps

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Dynamic Leaning Maps!!! A Morning with Dr. Neil Kingston   Come spend the morning with Dr. Neil Kingston from Dynamic Leaning Maps (DLM) assessment consortium. Dr. Kingston will speak to Kansas Educators about … Continue reading

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Louisiana Tech University Master’s Programs

From a mailing list I’m on: Dear Prospective Student: This letter is to introduce an exciting opportunity for qualified blind and sighted individuals through the Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness at Louisiana Tech University. The Institute on Blindness … Continue reading

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