Promoting Fair Special Education Evaluations

Date: May 28, 2020

Time: 12:30 — 4:30 p.m.

Location: Webinar: Register on the Fond du Lac Tribal College website. Contact Jodanna Wherley for registration assistance.

Description: This workshop will address key components of culturally-responsive special education procedures for the evaluation and identification of disabilities. The content will focus on the needs of American Indian students who are overrepresented in special education but many of the principles will apply to students of other racial and ethnic backgrounds

Presenters: Elizabeth Watkins, Minnesota Department of Education, Special Education Division

Event Type: Webinar

Audience: Districts that have received notifications regarding significant disproportionality and who are developing Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) plans, districts addressing issues proactively, special educators, Indian Education staff, achievement and integration staff and school administrators.

Sponsor: Special Education Division

Fee: None

Contact Information: Elizabeth Watkins, 651-582-8678