Recorded on September 3rd, 2013 As a follow-up to the USPE webinar on May 20, 2013, the goal of this 30 minute webinar is to review the enhancements to the USPE screen for SY 13-14 and discuss the actions to take when USPE informs you of discrepancies between the recommended services for a student with an IEP and what the student is receiving, according to STARS. The webinar will also share suggestions for best practice in IEP development.
Recorded on July 22nd, 2013: This webinar presents the vision and goals for NYC DOE special education reform for SY 2013-2014, which includes 4 critical areas: student access to appropriate least restrictive environments and the common core; high quality IEPs; positive behavior supports; and effective transition to college, careers, and independent living. The webinar will provide guidance for establishing cross-functional teams in networks and schools and for using data to tier schools for support..
Recorded on May 23rd, 2013 We will review appropriate use of modified promotion criteria for students with disabilities, how to determine promotion criteria, and how to measure whether students have met the promotion criteria.