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ONLINE Back-to-School Special Education Law & Advocacy Webinar at Stamford JCC

ONLINE Back-to-School Special Education Law & Advocacy Webinar

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  • Sep. 29, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Stamford JCC
  • N/A, Stamford
  • Adult
  • FREE

Please join the Law Office of Lawrence Berliner for the Back-to-School Special Education Law & Advocacy Webinar. Speakers include Attorney Lawrence Berliner, Connecticut Special Education Law (Westport and Guilford, CT), Jane Faherty, Director of Jumpstart, Stamford JCC and Educational Advocate Jennifer Weitz and Marla Wayne, Educational Advocates, JW Advocates (Southbury, CT) Co-hosted with the Stamford JCC (Stamford, CT) Touchpoints as a Basis for Discussion in the time of the COVID Crisis: • Understanding your child’s special education rights • Re-entry into school: Coping with the “new normal” school environment • Scenarios of learning: in-school, vs home, vs. hybrid • Challenges to learning: academics, wearing of masks, anxiety, school refusal • Re-evaluating the IEP in the face of COVID/ Preparing for a PPT • Compensatory Education • Regression: when the student does not master the curriculum • Bullying issues arising from COVID. Please email questions to Rachel Berliner rachel@berlinerspecialedlaw.com. Registration is required to view the webinar at https://bit.ly/3cqM1hJ 

About Stamford JCC


Stamford, Connecticut


    The Stamford Jewish Community Center is a cultural, educational and recreational center, offering exceptional programs, classes and special events designed to enrich the mind, body and spirit. 

    The Stamford JCC provides an inclusive gathering place, rooted in Jewish values, that fosters lasting relationships and meaningful experiences through high-quality social, recreational, educational and cultural programs and services.