Lehigh University's Summer Offerings


Spring 2017

What? A one-day program that will provide a year-in-review keynote.  Other sessions will include: ESSA and it's impact on students with disabilities; foster children (ESSA) and state laws; effective IEP meetings; transition; high functioning students on the autism spectrum; agency policies for students with disabilities; compensatory education; mental health including therapeutic placements; parental participation- schools and families working together; the role of law enforcements in relation to students with disabilities; substantive standard for FAPE; do's and don'ts of special education litigation and two sessions on ethics.

When? Friday, May 12, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:50 p.m.

Where? Lehigh University, College of Education, Mountaintop Campus, Iacocca Hall, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Who? Administrators of private schools for students with disabilities, assistant superintendents, superintendents, intermediate unit directors, parents, principals, assistant principals, pupil personnel directors, special education and special education directors, regular and special education teacher-leaders, counselors, school psychologists, school board members, parent attorneys, school attorneys, private schools, mental health agencies, caseworkers, social workers, and hearing officers

Cost? $195 per person.

Registration and Agenda? When avabilable on Feb 1, may be found by clicking here.

Contact? Theresa Freeman, Special Programs Facilitator, 436 Brodhead Ave., Bethlehem, PA 18015, by e-mail to specialseminars@lehigh.edu