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2018 Academy for New Special Education Leadership
Wednesday, August 08, 2018, 8:00 AM to Thursday, August 09, 2018, 5:00 PM CST
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2018 Academy for New Special Education Leadership
About the Academy:  To support new special education leaders as they strive to meet the challenges of their new positions, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (WDPI) Special Education Team and the Wisconsin Council of Administrators of Special Services (WCASS) host this two-day training opportunity for first- and second-year Directors of Special Education, Special Education Coordinators or Designees. If you are an experienced leader, please pass this information on to a colleague who is new to the role. WDPI staff and WCASS members will present sessions addressing a variety of procedural and relevant topics. New this year!  New Building Administrators will be invited to attend afternoon sessions on August 8!  
          
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           Registration Fees
           Directors | $179.00 | Includes breakfast, lunch and break food on Aug 8 and breakfast on Aug 9
           New Building Administrators | $25.00 | Includes afternoon break food on Aug 8 | New Building Administrators REGISTER HERE!


Cancellation Policy
: Full refund of fees will be made on cancellations received 10 working days prior to the event. Following that date, a 40% administrative fee will be retained. 
There will be no refund for no-shows or cancellations during the event.

Location:
Comfort Inn & Suites | North Star Conference Center
5025 County Hwy V
DeForest, WI 53532
Lodging Information: Room rate of $89
Please call the front desk at 608.846.9100 and ask for the WCASS Room Block. 
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Schedule At a Glance 
As of  August 7, 2018
WEDNESDAY | August 8, 2018
7:30 - 8:00   Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking 
8:00 - 8:30   Welcome | Introductions
8:30 - 9:30     An Introduction to the Wisconsin School Mental Health Framework
9:30 - 10:30   Meeting Special Education Requirements 
10:30 - 10:45  Break
10:45 - 11:45  Meeting Student Needs through College and Career Ready IEP | CCR IEP
11:45 - 12:45  Networking Luncheon 
New Building Administrators Included in Afternoon Sessions
12:45 - 2:00 Transforming Change Conversations through Co-Planning with Youth and Families
2:00 - 2:15   Break
2:15 - 3:30   Meeting the Needs of Students with Challenging Behaviors
3:30 - 4:00   Top Ten Reasons to Join WCASS and "30 Tips in 30 Minutes"

THURSDAY | August 9, 2018
7:30 - 8:00    Continental Breakfast 
8:00 - 9:00    Improving Outcomes for Students with IEPs: Delivering on the promises of RtI
9:00 - 10:00  Knowing Your Special Education Data Collections
10:00 - 10:15   Break
10:15 - 12:15  All You Hoped to Know About Special Education Funding
12:15 - 12:30  Final Remarks

FOLLOW UP SESSION - PreCon Oct 8, 2018 | Learn More HERE

Contact: Diane Gyorog | [email protected]