2010 State Superintendent's Conference on Special Education & Pupil Services Leadership Issues

26th Annual Conference, November 16-17, 2010

Conference Materials

Keynote Presentation - Educating the Hard to Serve: How Educators Can Make A Difference With Every Child
Pedro Noguera, PhD
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: The Role of Leadership in Building the Capacity of Schools to Meet Student Needs
Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) Data Systems
Nicole Beier, Jodi Hubbard, and Justyn Poulos
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: PBIS Data Systems
Autism Evidence Based Practices
Rosemary Gardner, Brian Johnson, Julie LaBerge, Kerri Lynch, and Lillian Rider
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Evidence Based Practices-Implementation Panel
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Bonduel School District NPDC-ASD Model Site Project Implementing Evidence-Based Practices
WI Response to Intervention (RtI) Exemplars – Secondary
Kathy Ryder, Jared Schaffner, Heidi Thuli, and Pete Woerpel
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Response to Intervention delivered thru Professional Learning Communities
-Handout: Intervention Plan
-Handout: Privilege List
-Handout: Structured Study Hall Guidelines
-Handout: 2010-11 Collaborative Schedule
Transitions and Environments and Outcomes, Oh My! Taming the Lions and Tigers and Bears of the State Performance Plan Indicators for Early Childhood Special Education
Erin Arango-Escalante, Ruth Chvojicek, Mary Joslin, and Wendi Schrieter
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Transitions and Environments and Outcomes, Oh My! Taming the Lions and Tigers and Bears of the State Performance Plan Indicators for Early Childhood Special Education
-Handout: Early Childhood Special Education Indicators
IDEA Maintenance of Effort Compliance
Lori Ames and Rachel Zellmer
-No electronic version of handouts received
Keynote Presentation - The New Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD) Rule
Vaunce Ashby and John Humphries
-Outdated Presentation Removed: Wisconsin’s New Rule for SLD
District Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) Implementation
Nicole Beier, Barb Hilliker, Justyn Poulos
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports District Implementation Planning
Response to Intervention (RtI): Using Data to Improve Student Outcomes
Danielle Brown, Ellen Charlier-Anglim, Gary Myrah, Kathy Ryder, Heidi Thuli, and Danielle White
-No electronic version of handouts received
High School Graduation and Students with Disabilities: How Students with Disabilities Meet the High School Graduation Requirements Newly Revised High School Graduation Bulletin
Steve Gilles and Beth Lewis
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: High School Completion Options
-Handout: Bulletin 10.08, High School Graduation and Students with Disabilities: How Students with Disabilities Meet the High School Graduation Requirements
-Handout: Counting 20 and 21 Year Olds
-Handout: Section 118.51 Contracts
Medicaid School-Based Services and Administrative Claiming: Updates
Gregory DiMiceli, Peter Gilles, and Courtney Reed Jenkins
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Public Consulting Group Education – State of Wisconsin
Update on Behavior, Other Health Impairment (OHI), and Emotional Behavioral Disability (EBD)
Lynn Boreson
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Update: EBD, OHI, Related Issues
Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) at the Elementary Level
Nicole Beier, Glenn Bildsten, and Justyn Poulos
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: PBIS at the Elementary Level
Educational Services for Children Living in Foster Care
Jonelle Brom, Nic Dibble, and Kathy Markeland
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Educational Services for Children Placed in Foster Care
-Handout: Educational Services for Children Placed in Foster Care
Procedural Compliance Self-Assessment: Lessons from This Cycle and Plans for the Next
Anita Castro, Paul Sherman, Patricia Williams
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Procedural Compliance Self-Assessment Update
Developing and Implementing a High School Early Warning System
Brad Carl and Deb Lindsey
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: The SAIL Early Warning System in the Milwaukee Public Schools
Increasing Graduation Rates: Alternative Thinking Means Success
John Bemis, Al Lindau, Wendell Waukau, and Dan Wiltrout
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Graduation Alternative Programs
-Tailoring Academics to Guide Our Students (TAGOS) Website
PI 34 Current Issues
Catherine Cullen and Mark Schwingle
-No Handouts Used in Presentation
Legal Currency: Zirkel's Top 10 Issues in Special Education Law
Perry Zirkel
-Handouts cannot be posted due to Copyright
Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) at the Secondary Level
Nicole Beier, Jean Olson, Michelle Polzin, and Justyn Poulos
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF
Understanding and Supporting Students with Attachment Issues
Betty DeBoer and Christin Nelson
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Understanding and Supporting Children with Attachment Issues
Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Resource and Planning Guide
Patricia Bober and Sandra Corbett
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy: A Resource and Planning Guide
-Handout: Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy: A Resource and Planning Guide Publications Flyer
-Handout: Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Guide Introduction
-Handout: Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Guide Chapter 8: Administration of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy in School
-Handout: School Therapist Sample Position Descriptions
-Handout: Sample Occupational Therapy Annual Projection
-Handout: Sample Parent Letter/ Unanticipated Therapist Vacancy
-Handout: Sample Purchase of Service Agreement
-Handout: Sample Performance Appraisals
-Handout: Bulletin 10.07 - Describing Special Education, Related Services, Supplementary Aids and Services, and Program Modifications or Supports
WI Response to Intervention (RtI) Exemplars – Elementary
Tracy Donich, Janet Kent, Belinda Noack, Grace Okoli, Debra Prosser, Kathy Ryder, and Heidi Thuli
-No electronic version of handouts received
Improving Postsecondary Transition Planning in Your District
Linda Maitrejean and Paul Sherman
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Improving Postsecondary Transition Planning in Your District
Mentoring Pupil Services Initial Educators
Kathryn Bush, Rachel Gallagher, and Judith Kuse
-PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Pupil Service Mentorship and Professional Development Plans
Year in Review: National Case Law Update
Perry Zirkel
-Handout: Year In Review: National Case Law Update Under the IDEA and § 504/A.D.A
Keynote Presentation: The Impact of Traumatic Experience on Children’s Learning
Joel Ristuccia, EdM
- PowerPoint Presentation-PDF: Helping Traumatized Children Learn