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Get Practical Legal Guidance for Your Toughest Special Education Compliance Issues
No matter their background, educating students is challenging. Schools need to navigate a maze of federal and state laws while addressing the complex needs of each student. Knowing how to tackle these problems is crucial to securing the success of your district and ensuring students reach their full potential. In this program, seasoned school law attorneys will provide you with solutions for your toughest special education legal issues. From child find to IEPs to discipline and more, get the knowledge and skills you need to embrace challenges and avoid costly legal mistakes. Register today!
This advanced level seminar on special education law is for:
This course has been approved by the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for a maximum of 6.0 hours of credit, which includes 0.0 hour of ethics.
This course has been approved by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education for a maximum of 6.0 hours of credit, including 0.0 hour of ethics.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Identify one recent case and summarize the court's findings. 2. Explain how far teachers can deviate from Section 504 plans. 3. Describe what "FAPE" means according to the latest court decisions. 4. State common legal problems with IEPs. 5. Describe how to properly handle requests for IEEs. 6. Explain when use of restraint is appropriate when handling behavioral issues.
Tennessee credit available with prior district approval.
TERRI C. HARRIS is a sole practitioner in Germantown, Tennessee. She earned her B.S. degree from East Tennessee State University and her J.D. degree from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis.
HADLEY HINDMARSH is a sole practitioner at The Hindmarsh Law Firm, PA, in Rogers, Arkansas. Her practice focuses on family law and ad litem work (representation of children) in custody and visitation cases, adoptions, and guardianships. Since the fall of 2012, Ms. Hindmarsh has represented at-risk youth in juvenile court as a FINS attorney. She has also represented children in school disciplinary proceedings and assisted families in working with local schools to develop, implement and manage IEP and 504 plans for students with special needs. Ms. Hindmarsh is a member of the Arkansas Bar Association, the Benton County Bar Association and the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association. She earned her B.A. degree from the University of Arkansas and her J.D. degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law.
BRICE M. TIMMONS is a member of the law firm of Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee, P.C., in Memphis. Mr. Timmons practices in the areas of general civil litigation, family law, civil rights litigation, Title IX and student rights law, and commercial litigation. He has been admitted to practice before all courts of the state of Tennessee. He received his B.A. degree from the University of Memphis and his J.D. degree from the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. Mr. Timmons is a member of the Memphis Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, and American Bar Association.
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