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The Iowa Department of Education presents the Twelfth Iowa Special Education Law Conference.
May 19 & 20, 2011•Sheraton Hotel•Iowa City, Iowa
Do you have questions or concerns about special education law? The Iowa Department of Education invites you to attend the Twelfth Iowa Special Education Law Conference. National and state experts will address major issues in special education law, including court decisions and practical compliance strategies. In addition, our speakers will tell you what is on the horizon, with an outlook to trends in litigation and potential legislation. Our speakers will pay particular attention to the law’s role in improving academic outcomes for students with disabilities.
This conference is designed for special and general education teachers, special and general education administrators, parents, attorneys, related and support services providers, and anyone else who wants to know more about special education law!
- The Year in Review
- Grades Diplomas & Transcripts
- Fixing IDEA Mistakes
- Special and Separate Classes and Schools
- Supporting Access to the General Curriculum
- Melinda Jacobs
- Jim Walsh
- David Richards
Law Conference Agenda 2011
- Special Education Finance Roundtable
- Post-conference Session on Legal Ethics
- Post-conference Session for Parents
- Luncheon Keynote by Marty Ikeda, Iowa's state director of special education
Registration is limited to the first 350, so register soon! Contact the Department if you require reasonable accommodations because of a disability.
- $175 (May 19-20, 2011)
- $125 (May 19-20, 2011, for parents of students with disabilities)
- $100 (May 19 only)
- $100 (May 20 only)
Contact the Department for large-group registration discounts or other special pricing requests.
Please Note: Checks need to be made out to Iowa Department of Education-2011 Law Conference" and mailed in after you register for conference to: ATTN: Michelle Ray, Department of Education, Grimes State Office Bldg.--3rd Floor, 400 E 14th St., Des Moines, Iowa, 50319-0146. Also, make sure if you are paying for a group you put all names down on a separate sheet of paper.
Sheraton Hotel Iowa City is FULL...
Heartland Inn Iowa City Hotel (Coralville)
87 - 2nd Street
Coralville, IA 52241
Group Name: The Law Conference
Rate Per Room: $50.00 + 12% tax
Arrival Date: May 18, 2011
Arrival Time: 3::00 PM
Departure Date: May 20, 2011
Departure Time: 11:00 AM
Reservations Made By: Individuals
Hotel Amenities: Serta Pillow Top Beds in all rooms
Complimentary Breakfast from 6am to 10am
Complimentary Evening snacks from 5:30pm - 7pm
Free Internet Access in lobby 24 hours a day
Free High Speed Internet access in all rooms
Indoor Heated Pool open 7am - Midnight
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