Topic: Including students with the most significant cognitive disabilities in the roll out of the new college and career ready standards
Date: Friday, March 21, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Central / 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Mountain / 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Pacific
Ricki Sabia, J.D., National Center and State Collaborative, Parent Training and Technical Assistance Specialist
Karen Erickson, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies, a Professor in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences, and the Yoder Distinguished Professor in the Department of Allied Health Sciences, School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Susan Weigert, OSEP, Project Officer
This session will address the topic of including students with the most significant cognitive disabilities in the roll out of the new college and career ready standards. This talk will feature two nationally recognized speakers, Karen Erickson, Ph.D. and Ricki Sabia, J.D. who will present the work they are doing in ensuring access to appropriate curriculum for this population.