Back to School Webinar Series

All webinars will be recorded. ASL and CART services available. Please contact Lisa Justice if specific accommodations are needed for any of the webinars.

August 13, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Resources for School Therapies and
Related Services from Home

Representatives from school support staff will examine tactics to navigate between in-person school and virtual learning during the pandemic.

Kelly Gelske
Luke Hodulik
Rachel Glass

Webinar and Resources (PDF)

 

August 20, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Virtual Learning for Students with
Disabilities under IDEA & ADA

Ensuring compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to best support students with disabilities. Learn about parent rights and ways to advocate for your child's particular needs.

Jennifer Kirby
Managing Advocate & Consultant
Bright Horizons Advocacy & Consulting, LLC

Taylor N. Burns
Staff Attorney
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.

August 27, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Parent Advocate Roundtable

Local parents share about their previous experience with virtual learning, strategies their family has implemented to be successful with virtual/in person/hybrid school, and tips for advocating for your child's educational experience.

Jul 23, 2020 11:30 A.M.

ADA 30 - Best Practices for Implementing the ADA

This free webinar is designed for local legislators looking for Title II training.

Meg Conger, Director of ADA Compliance at the City of Kansas City, Missouri will lead an interactive discussion about best practices in implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act in local government. Originally tasked with bringing Kansas City into compliance with a settlement from the Department of Justice, Ms. Conger is in charge of creating policies to ensure that all Kansas City facilities, policies, and employment practices are ADA Compliant.

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Jul 24, 2020 11:30 A.M.

ADA 30 - Local Mayors’ Panel

Hear from city leaders about what they have done in their own communities to become more inclusive and disability friendly.

  • Tom Mackin (Perrysburg)
  • Richard Carr (Maumee)
  • Quinton Babcock (Oak Harbor)
  • Craig Stough (Sylvania)

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July 30, 2020 10:00 A.M.

ADA 30 - The ADA at 50

Speakers explore what the ADA’s implication will be 50 years later - what will it take for all communities to be more disability friendly? Solutions to barriers facing people with disabilities will be discussed in the webinar.

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