KSBA’s annual special education conference will be Aug. 23-24 at the Embassy Suites on Newtown Pike in Lexington. This conference presents the latest legal ramifications and practical guidance to special education directors and others responsible for compliance with special education requirements.
Topics for the conference include:
· Legal requirements
· Update on KDE activity
· The latest from courts, Office of Special Education Programs and Office of Civil Rights
The conference is a must to give your special education administrators the tools they need to properly serve students and keep districts out of legal trouble. This year’s presenters are:
Teresa T. Combs, KSBA’s director of Legal & Administrative Training Services
John C. Fogle III, KSBA staff attorney
Johnny Collette, Kentucky Department of Education’s director of the Division of Learning Services
Larry Taylor, Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative’s director of Special Education
Registration is available online here: http://www.ksba.org/protected/EventView.aspx?id=7GGYBIUI.
The registration fee is as follows (discounts for staff whose districts are members of the KSBA Special Education Service):
$200 per person for 1 day – Special Education Service members
$600 per person for 1 day – non-Special Education Service members
$350 per person for both days – Special Education Service members
$1,050 per person for both days –non-Special Education Service members
Overnight accommodations are available at the Embassy Suites by calling (859) 455-5000 or 1-800-EMBASSY.