All webinars will be recorded. ASL and CART services available. Please contact Lisa Justice if specific accommodations are needed for any of the webinars.
(POSTPONED) SCHOOL DISTRICT PLANNING DURING COVID-19
*It is our hope to deliver the best, most accurate and relevant information to our families. This event is postponed to consider how to best present this ever-changing information. Please stay connected to
this event for additional information.
Webinar detailing what support will be available for students on IEP plans, securing needed technology for virtual learning, and exploring resources from local agencies.
August 13, 2020
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.
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.
Taylor N. Burns
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.
August 27, 2020
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.
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.