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2017 State Superintendent's Conference on Special Education & Pupil Services Leadership Issues from October 17-18, 2017

 33nd Annual Conference, October 17-18, 2017
Conference Materials
 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
10:45 am Sectionals 1:30 pm Sectionals 3:15 pm Sectionals
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
10:15 am Sectionals

11:30 am Sectionals

Updates from DPI

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Keynote Presentation – We're Better Together: Collaboration as a Strategy to Improve Outcomes for ALL Students

Presenter: Marilyn Friend

 

 

10:30 am Sectionals

How Do You Identify and Support High Quality Preschool Inclusion

Presenters: Nancy Fuhrman and Michele Ogorek

Handout: Coming Soon!

College and Career Ready IEP Updates from DPI

Presenters: Anita Castro and Paula Volpiansky

Handouts: CCR IEP Updates PowerPoint

Embracing Equity: Interrupting Bias in Problem-solving Teams

Presenters: Courtney Reed Jenkins and Lynn Winn

                       Embracing Equity Activity Handout

Seclusion and Restraint

Presenter: Mankah Mitchell

Handout: Seclusion and Restraint PowerPoint

Co-Teaching: What's Hot, What's Not!

Presenter: Marilyn Friend

Handout: Co-Teaching: What's Hot, What's Not

 

1:30 pm Sectionals

Tips and Tricks for Conducting Surveys and Using Results

Presenter: Kate McCoy

Handout: Conducting Surveys PowerPoint

College and Career Ready IEP Lessons Learned: A Panel Discussion

Presenters: Kate Ahlgren, Anita Castro, John Harper, Heather Ostrowski, Donna Pivonka, Lori Van Himbergen, and Paula Volpiansky

Handout: CCR IEP Lessons Learned PowerPoint

Wisconsin Legal Updates

Presenters: Paul Sherman and Patricia Williams

Handout: Wisconsin Legal Updates

Improving Support for Transition-age Youth and Young Adults Through Systems Collaboration

Presenters: Kayla Sippl andSara Zwieg

Handout: Transition Aged Youth

The Role of Special Education in an Equitable Multi-Level System of Supports - New DPI Guidance!

Presenters: Kathy Ryder and Lynn Winn

Handout: Role of Special Education in an Equitable Multi-Level System of Supports PowerPoint

WISEdata

Presenter: Jeff Pertl

Handout: WISEdata PowerPoint Slides

Selecting Interventions to Determine SLD Eligibility: A Resource

Presenter: Debra Heiss

                       SLD Eligibility Worksheet

 

3:15 pm Sectionals

Deportation Threat as Trauma for Students: Context for School Staff

Presenters: Joshua Forehand, Karen Menedez-Coller, Laura P. Minero, and Alfonso Zepeda-Capistran

Handout: Coming Soon!

Racial Equity in Special Education: Input Session for Changes to WI Criteria for Racial Disproportionality in Special Education

Presenters: Courtney Reed Jenkins and Ananda Mirilli

           Racial Disproportionality in Special Education Data

Wisconsin Legal Updates

Presenters: Paul Sherman and Patricia Williams

Handout: Wisconsin Legal Updates

Diverting Youth from Juvenile Justice: Collaborations Between Counties and Schools

Presenters: Melissa Meboe, Jennifer Paepke, and Teresa Steinmetz

Handout: Diverting Youth from Juvenile Justice PowerPoint

Family Engagement in College and Career Ready IEPs - It's All About Relationships!

Presenters: Tim Borud, Caroline Rossing, and Cheri Sylla

                      School Age Survey Questions
                      Preschool Survey Questions
                      WSPEI: My Snapshot
                      WSPEI: Student Snapshot
                      Family Engagement Newsletter

                      How to Help Your Kids Succeed in School

WISEdata

Presenter: Jeff Pertl

Handout: WISEdata PowerPoint Slides

Trauma-informed Care and Special Education Behavior Supports

Presenter: Jessica Nichols

Handouts: Handouts are posted in this Google Folder

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2016

Keynote Presentation – Maintaining Your Legal Currency; The Latest Key Issues under the IDEA and Section 504/ADA

Presenter: Perry Zirkel

Handout: Key Issues in Special Education Law

 

10:15 am Sectionals

Planning for the Day After High School: Helping Students Prepare for a Successful Adult Life

Presenters: Darla Burton, Beth Lewis, Sarah Lincoln, and Nancy Molfenter

                       Life After High School PowerPoint - Darla Burton
                       Program Offerings

                       Resource List

Results Driven Accountability: Procedural Compliance Self-Assessment

Presenter: Paul Sherman

Handout: RDA: PCSA PowerPoint

Schools to Community Supports: Referral Pathways

Presenters: Scott Griffiths, Greta Blancarte, and Theresa Stolpa

Handout: Referral Pathways PowerPoint

Inclusive Literacy Pedagogy

Presenters: Erin Faasuamlie and Barb Novak

                      Activity Statements
                      Early Literacy Vignette
                      Middle School Vignette

                      High School Vignette

Continuous Improvement Framework and Network for Supports

Presenters: Melissa Passehl and Wendy Savaske

Handout: Continuous Improvement Framework and Network for Supports PowerPoint

Failure-to-Implement the IEP: The Third Dimension of FAPE

Presenter: Perry Zirkel

 

11:30 am Sectionals

DPI's Pupil Services Evaluation System: Profession-specific Accountability Tools

Presenter: Gregg Curtis

Handout: DPI's Pupil Services Evaluation System PowerPoint

Results Driven Accountability: Procedural Compliance Self-Assessment

Presenter: Paul Sherman

Handout: RDA: PCSA PowerPoint

School Innovations: A Panel discussion of Implementing Trauma Sensitive Schools

Presenters: Adam Boldt, Angie Brunett, and Jesse Mossholder

Handout: School Innovations Panel PowerPoint

When We Say Coaching, You Say....

Presenters: Rachel Fregien and Joseph Kanke

(Please print and bring a copy of the "Coaching Competency Practice Profile" and "Putting it All Together" handouts.)

Parent Advocates and Directors Discuss How to Prepare for Mediation

Presenters: Nissan Bar-Lev, Kurt Eley, Sally Flaschberger, Rebecca Johnson, Wendy Overturf, Courtney Salzer, Cheri Sylla, and Sara Totten

                      Communication Options for Families

                      EH IR Decision Tree

Failure-to-Implement the IEP: The Third Dimension of FAPE

Presenter: Perry Zirkel

For questions about this information, contact Heike Saynisch (608) 267-9237