Date: April 23, 2014
This is an overview of important aspects of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, including Section 504 eligibility, evaluation, placement, 504 plans, and procedural safeguards. The presentation will cover important school district obligations and responsibilities, frequently asked questions, important case law, and how the ADA Amendments Act affects Section 504. It will also cover Section 504 resources available from the Office for Civil Rights and the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) as well as MDE’s on-site Civil Rights Compliance Reviews.
Event Type: Training
Target Audience: Special Education Directors, Section 504 Coordinators, Superintendents, IEP Managers, Special Education Teachers
Sponsor: Compliance and Assistance
Contact: Marikay Litzau
Contact Phone: 651-582-8459
Contact Email: email@example.com
Registration URL: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/504April23
Registration Deadline: April 21, 2014
Materials: Handouts to be provided upon arrival
Additional Information: CEUs available
Back-to-School Leadership Conference
FinnFest Education Forum
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and the Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) present the 2014 Back-to-School Leadership Conference, August 5-6. Bring your team! NOTE: The Back-to-School Leadership Conference has been designed to be compatible with the agenda for the FinnFest Education Forum scheduled on August 6-7. At FinnFest, participants are invited to join the discussion with education experts from Finland and the U.S. and create an action plan to address the needs of the next generation. Register for 2014 Leadership Conference.