Special Education Listserv
Subject: WEBINAR Announcement - Special Education: The Complaint Process
Source: Stephen Barr, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Special Education
Intended Audience: Parents, Advocates, School Administrators, Directors of Special Education, Special Education Process Coordinators, Special and General Education Teachers
Date: March 29, 2011
Please join us in a webinar that will focus on the options available to parents and districts in the special education complaint process. A new training video detailing mediation, child complaints, and due process will be shared along with resources for parents and districts. This will be followed by a live question and answer session.
School Administrators, Directors of Special Education, Special Education Process Coordinators, Special and General Education Teachers as well as parents and advocates should participate in this webinar and the live question and answer session. Questions can also be submitted prior to the webinar by emailing them to: Nancy.Thomas@dese.mo.gov (indicate "Webinar Question" in the subject line). All questions submitted, whether prior to or during the webinar, will be answered and posted on the DESE website.
Staff from the Special Education Compliance Section will present this webinar. The webinar will be held Tuesday, April 19, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. The link to the webinar is: http://dese.mo.gov/Webinar04-19-11-SE.htm. If you need an accommodation as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in this webinar, please call 573-751-5739 at least 48 hours in advance of the webinar to discuss the accommodation.
If you have any questions about the webinar, contact the Special Education Compliance Section at 573-751-0699 or firstname.lastname@example.org.