Presenter: Jacob Feldman, Esq.
Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
Student Member: $25.00
Non-Member Professional: $85.00
This program is offered for .3 ASHA CEUs, Intermediate Level: Professional Area
Jacob Feldman, Esq. will be receiving an honorarium from LISHA for his presentation.
Jacob Feldman, Esq. has no non-financial relationships to report.
Campo Salisbury Center, 718 The Plain Road, Westbury, NY 11590
Barbara Zwerman, M.A., CCC-SLP, Director of Speech-Language Pathology
It is important for those working in special education to keep up to date with procedures for conducting a CSE meeting and developing defensible, bulletproof IEPs. This workshop provides a comprehensive approach to the impact of IDEA on New York Special Education Law, for those working within the education system. The workshop covers measurable goals and objectives, medical diagnoses, classification, and more.
Jacob S. Feldman, Esq. is a Managing Partner of Frazer and Feldman, LLP. He received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.A. (cum laude) from Brooklyn College. Mr. Feldman is admitted to practice law in the State Courts of New York, the United States Supreme Court, the Second Circuit and the Federal Circuit Courts of Appeals, and the Southern and Eastern District Courts of New York. He has handled the defense of public-school districts in major federal and state litigation and appeals to the Appellate Division, First and Second Departments, the New York State Court of Appeals, and Second Circuit Court of Appeals. He has handled the successful defense of school districts at dozens of impartial hearings and appeals to the NYS Office of State Review and Federal Courts.
Mr. Feldman received the Long Island Association of Special Education Administrators, (LIASEA) Award of Distinction in 2010 for his special education work on behalf of school districts. He has been recognized annually by New York Magazine as a “Legal Leader-New York Area’s Top-Rated Lawyers” in education and labor law since 2013. Since 2011, he has been the author of Frontline’s “Attorney Corner”, a regular column summarizing important federal and state court special education decisions.
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1. Discuss how to development a defensible IEP.
2. Describe the different IDEA Classifications.
3. Identify common pitfalls at CSE meetings and IEP development.
5:30-5:45 Registration and Light Refreshments
5:45-6:15 Introduction and Composition of Proper Committee on Special Education (CSE)
6:15-7:00 Special Factors in IEP Development
7:00-7:15 Development of Functional Levels and Needs
7:15-7:30 IDEA Classifications
7:45-8:00 Amending the IEP
8:00-8:30 Common Mistakes Made During IEP Development
8:30-8:45 Implementing the IEP
8:45-9:00 Questions and Answers
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Cancellations are refundable if received 72 business hours prior to the event.
Please note: Registrants will receive a certificate of completion when the course has been successfully completed.
PowerPoint/Handout Presentations will be emailed to confirmed attendees, 72 hours prior to the workshop. There will be no internet access at the venue to download handouts. You will need to either print a copy or download the file to a computer, tablet or phone before the workshop.
Paper Handouts will NOT be available at the workshop.
Campo Salisbury Center
Westbury, NY 11590
|Non-Member Professional Fee||$ 85.00|