CEC will be supporting a number of pre-conference workshops at the 2014 conference Philadelphia so mark your calendars for April 9. Julie and I have been invited to present on the following multi-tiered instruction, supports, and assessment for English Language Learners (ELLs). For more information and registration please visit their website at www.cec.sped.org WORKSHOP 6:…
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Great visual report from the Data Quality Control Campaign on “Data: the Missing Piece to Improve Student Achievement“– this report provides guidance on how to use data for student improvement. The visual present how things were done in the past and what the future should look like guided by the questions: What is data? How…
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The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) is providing a free e-book on how parents can prepare for their child’s Individualized Educational PLan (IEP) meeting. This is a great, free resource for what to do – What do you need to do to prepare before the meeting, during the meeting, and after the meeting. I…
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Status Update By White House Initiative on Education Excellence for Hispanics Twitter Town Hall meeting with Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at 3 p.m. EST. We’ll be listening to you via @HispanicEd. You can also keep up with the webpage http://www2.ed.gov/about/inits/list/hispanic-initiative/index.html Advocate, participate, aks and support!
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The Council for Exceptional Children policy team has developed a 71 page document comparing side-by-side the proposed IDEA 2004 regulations for more information go to CEC Comparison of IDEA Regs Remember to send feedback within the 75 days timeline and please pass on this information to others.
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Please share the following information with people you know maybe interested in sending public comments to the IDEA 2004 Regulations. The document should have appeared in the Federal Register update from 6/21. There will be 75 days for comments beginning with the publication of the regs in the Federal Register. Make your voice be heard!!
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Information regarding access to the proposed IDEA Regulations is attached. The information will also be posted to the NASDSE web site at www.nasdse.org. http://www.ed.gov/policy/speced/guid/idea/idea2004.html.
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