Aug. 5-6: Free Special Education Summit
July 21, 2011 LAUSD and the school district's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) partners invite local charter school administrators and teachers to attend a two-day summit on August 5-6: "Charters Taking the Lead on Special Education: Practical Ideas, Actively Taught." The event will take place at the Pasadena Convention Center. There is no cost for all qualifying LAUSD Charter Schools with $100 stipends available to certified teachers and $75 for paraprofessionals in attendance. Registration is required.
Professional development targeted at general and special educators across subjects and grade levels, will be offered. Register early for a chance to win an iPod and other technology prizes. Multiple educators from each school site are welcome and encouraged to attend. Find out more and register for the event.