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Specific Learning Disability: January 2017 (Session 3)

Date: January 19, 2017 Title:  Connection Between Assessments Presenter: Nichole Kristensen, Statewide Instructional Coordinator, Idaho SESTA Description: This webinar will examine the connection between a student's psychological processing skills and the academic achievement results. It will review the importance of gathering this information as part of the eligibility determination and planning for a student's individual strengths and needs. Handouts: PowerPoint Slides (1 slide per page); PowerPoint Slides (3 slides per page); Academic Assessments Resource Doc Final (PDF); Academic Assessments Resource Doc Final_r (DOCX); SLD - Elementary Academic Area of Concern and Assessment Checklist (PDF); SLD - Elementary Academic Area of Concern and Assessment Checklist_r (DOCX); SLD - Secondary Academic Area of Concern and Assessment Checklist (PDF); SLD - Secondary Academic Area of Concern and Assessment Checklist_r (DOCX); Academic Example ... Read the rest of entry »

Developing High Quality IEPs: January 2017 (Session 3)

Date: January 12, 2017
Title:  Linking Measurable Goals to Grade-Level Standards
Presenter: Whitney Schexnider and Dawn Spurlock, Statewide Instructional Coordinators, Idaho SESTA
Description:This webinar will cover components of a SMART goal, how to utilize the expertise of grade-level team members and steps to identify grade-level standards when developing annual goals.
Handouts: Presentation Slides 1 per page (PDF); Presentation Slides 3 per page (PDF); PLAAFP Goal Checklist (PDF)

 

Special Education Directors Webinar - January 2017

Date: January 10, 2017
Title:  Special Education Directors Webinar - January 2017
Presenters: Dr. Charlie Silva, Director of Special Education at the State Department of Education and SDE Special Education Staff
Description:Updates from the Special Education Staff including information on IEP Forms, Alternate Assessment, Significant Disproportionality, Guidance documents, Medicaid and future trainings.
Handouts:  PowerPoint Slides (PDF) ; Medicaid Provider Agreement 2017 (Word) USDOE-White House Report-Continuing Need to Rethink Discipline-12.09.16 (PDF); DCL-Preventing Racial Discrimination in Special Education-12.12.16 (PDF); USDOE-Fact Sheet: Equity in IDEA final regulations-12.12.16 (PDF); OCR-Fact Sheet: Restraint and Seclusion of Students with Disabilities-12.28.16 (PDF)

 

Specific Learning Disability: December 2016 (Session 2)

Date: December 15, 2016
Title:  Communicating with the Problem-Solving Team
Presenter: Nichole Kristensen, Statewide Instructional Coordinator, Idaho SESTA
Description:This webinar will provide guidance to the Evaluation Team when collaborating with the Problem-Solving Team in gathering the evidence needed to make an eligibility determination under the category of Specific Learning Disability. It will cover the steps that a Problem-Solving Team might take when determining whether or not to move forward with a Referral to Consider a Special Education Evaluation, team member roles and responsibilities within this process, and tips on communicating these expectations with the Problem-Solving Team.
Handouts: Presentation Slides 1 per pg (PDF); Presentation Slides 3 per pg (PDF); OSEP RTI Letter.pdf ; Referral-to-Consider-Special-Education-Evaluation - Ben.docx; Response to Intervention Log - Ben 2.docx

 

Developing High Quality IEPs: December 2016 (Session 2)

Date: December 8, 2016
Title:  Understanding the Connection Between the Baseline and Annual Goal
Presenters: Whitney Schexnider and Dawn Spurlock, Statewide Instructional Coordinators, Idaho SESTA
Description: Webinar 2 of the Developing A High-Quality IEP credit course series will provide participants with a deeper understanding of the connection between baseline data, the baseline statement, and the student's annual goal.
Handouts: PowerPoint Handouts 1 slide per page(PDF); PowerPoint Handouts 3 slides per page(PDF); Example IEP(PDF); Example Eligibility (PDF)

 

Specific Learning Disability: November 2016 (Session 1)

Date: November 17, 2016
Title:  Reevaluation for Specific Learning Disability (SLD)
Presenter: Nichole Kristensen, Statewide Instructional Coordinator, Idaho SESTA
Description: This webinar will cover the steps to completing a 3-year Reevaluation under the category of Specific Learning Disability. It will move through the Special Education Reevaluation Consideration process then onto the Reevaluation Eligibility Report for SLD.
Handouts: Presentation Slides 1 per pg (PDF); Presentation Slides 3 per pg (PDF); Sophie Consent-for-Assessment (PDF); Sophie Parent Invitation to Consider Reevaluation(PDF); Sophie Reevaluation-Consideration Revision(PDF); Sophie Student-Invitation-to-a-Meeting (PDF)

 

Developing High Quality IEPs: November 2016 (Session 1)

Date: November 10, 2016
Title:  Conducting an Effective IEP Meeting
Presenters: Whitney Schexnider and Dawn Spurlock, Statewide Instructional Coordinators, Idaho SESTA
Description:This is the first of six webinars as part of the Developing A High-Quality IEP credit course. This webinar will cover the components of an effective IEP meeting, including what should be done before, during and after the meeting, tips for taking meeting notes, and more.
Handouts: Session 1 PPT (1 slide per page) (PDF); Session 1 PPT (3 slides per page)(PDF); Sample Agenda Early Childhood.pdf(PDF); Sample Agenda Secondary.pdf (PDF)

 

Special Education Directors Webinar - October 2016

Date: October 31, 2016
Title:  Special Education Directors Webinar - October 2016
Presenters: Dr. Charlie Silva, Director of Special Education at the State Department of Education and SDE Special Education Staff
Description: Updates from the Special Education Staff
Handout:  PowerPoint Slides (PDF)

 

Self Determination Practices for Students with Disabilities - Session 3

Date:  October 26, 2016 Presenter:  Kathy Doering, M.A. San Francisco State University Title:  Self Determination Practices: Student Portfolios, Goal Setting, and Leadership Opportunities for Students with Disabilities: Session 3: Leadership within the School Community Description:  The first webinar session will focus on the process of building student portfolios. Session two will describe goal tracking tools and strategies for actively involving students in setting goals and self-evaluating their performance. In the third webinar, participants will learn strategies for helping students experience increased positions of leadership in the school community. Handouts:  Presentation Slides 1 per page (PDF); Presentation Slides 3 per page (PDF); Benefits Leadership Positions (PDF); Birthday Card Delivery Communication Support (PDF); Chores and Responsibilities at Home A. Cunningham (PDF); Do's and Dont's of Providing Respectful Support (PDF); Household Chore Infomation page (PDF); House ... Read the rest of entry »

Self Determination Practices for Students with Disabilities - Session 2

Date:  October 19, 2016 Presenter:  Kathy Doering, M.A. San Francisco State University Title:  Self Determination Practices: Student Portfolios, Goal Setting, and Leadership Opportunities for Students with Disabilities: Session 2: Goal Tracking Tools Description:  The first webinar session will focus on the process of building student portfolios. Session two will describe goal tracking tools and strategies for actively involving students in setting goals and self-evaluating their performance. In the third webinar, participants will learn strategies for helping students experience increased positions of leadership in the school community. Handouts:  Presentation Slides (1 per page) PDF; Presentation Slides (3 per page) PDF; Goal Setting Process PDF; Goal Setting worksheet-Benchmarks PDF; Goal Setting-Weekly Progress Form PDF; Student Input Form PDF; Word Idea Bank PDF; Goal Planning Forms - Goal Breakdown Example PDF; Goal Setting worksheet.docx WORD; My Goal Planning Form PDF; Go ... Read the rest of entry »

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