This seminar is designed for special needs directors, principals, school social workers, guidance counselors, teachers, case managers, social workers, superintendents and psychologists.
Legal issues in school administration continue to be one of the most diverse and rapidly evolving areas of law. School administrators and their attorneys are being confronted on a daily basis with a host of issues involving both student and employee rights. This seminar will bring you up-to-date on legal developments in the following areas:
Putting Procedures And Practices In Place
Functional Behavioral Assessments And Developing Behavioral Support Plans
The Challenges Of Disciplining The Aggressive/Dangerous Student
Effective Discipline Techniques
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
I. Putting Procedures And Practices In Place
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
II. School-Wide Systems
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
III. Questions And Answers
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
IV. Functional Behavioral Assessments And Developing Behavioral
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:15 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
V. The Challenges Of Disciplining The Aggressive/Dangerous Student
Which students are eligible under IDEA? What are the legal requirements after ten days or more of suspension from program, conducting a manifestation determination, conducting a functional behavioral assessment, developing the appropriate IEP and behavior intervention plans and when is a change in program and placement an option?
2:40 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.
2:55 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
VI. Effective Discipline Techniques
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VII. Question And Answer