WHAT’S AHEAD IN SPECIAL ED?
February 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Barbara A. Van Haren, PhD, Director, Special Education Team & Rebecca L. Collins, Director, Student Services/Prevention and Wellness Team, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
What will current federal and state initiatives mean for special education in Wisconsin? Learn about how the Every Student Succeed Act (formerly No Child Left Behind) and Results Driven Accountability (RDA), the recently revised federal accountability system, will impact students with IEPs in Wisconsin. This presentation will provide a Department of Public Instruction Update on initiatives, including State Superintendent Dr. Evers’ focus on equity, College and Career Ready IEPs, co-teaching, family engagement, transition, and more.