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Setting the stage to meet the challenges of the new year.
Join on Monday September 20th at 7:00 p.m. for the back-to-school special education webinar with the Stamford JCC.
Speakers: Lawrence Berliner (Connecticut Special Education Law Attorney at Law Office of Lawrence W. Berliner, LLC), Jane Faherty (Stamford JCC JumpStart Director jumpstarsct and Educational Advocate), and Dr. Michael S. Cohen (Fairfield, CT Psychologist – licensed in Connecticut and New York).
This webinar is free and open to the public.
Register here on Zoom: https://bit.ly/3BA567
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2021, 9AM – 12PM
Part I – Live Session 9:00-10:15
Welcoming Remarks: Charlene Russell-Tucker, Acting Commissioner of Education
Bureau of Special Education Updates: Bryan Klimkiewicz, Special Education Division Director
Part II – Live Session 10:30-12:00
Special Education Recovery, Presented by Julie Weatherly
Julie will share her expertise by describing and summarizing the evolution of compensatory education prior to and during the pandemic, highlighting current court cases and lessons learned, and providing a national perspective on special education recovery efforts as it relates to CT’s current framework.
Julie J. Weatherly, Esq. is the owner of Resolutions in Special Education, Inc., a special education law firm in Alabama. Julie is a member of the State Bars of Alabama and Georgia and for thirty-five years has provided legal representation and consultation to school agencies across the country in the area of educating students with disabilities.
For presentations/resources/and pre-recorded videos, please see the BTS 2021 landing page: ctserc.org…
Location: Via Zoom
Activity Code: 22-08-029-000
Registration Link: Click Here
Cost: No fee
Grade Level: Birth-21
Presenters: Julie J. Weatherly, Esq., Owner of Resolutions in Special Education, Inc.
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Audience: Birth to 21; District Special Education Leaders/CAPSEP Leaders
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