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Conferences, Professional Development & Seminars

For more than 20 years, Dr. Lowry-Fritz had conducted seminars, professional development, and continuing education for administrators, educators, paraprofessionals, parents, parent groups, medical professionals, and policy-makers.

Past selected conferences presentations include:

“Establishing the Framework of Special Education Law,” National Business Institute Continuing Legal Education 

“I.E.P.:  Involve.  Every.  Parent.,” Rockford, Illinois Community Presentation

“ADA Compliance in the College Classroom,” Rock Valley College Faculty Development Day

“Using Universal Design in the College Classroom,” Rock Valley College Faculty Development Day

“Teaching College Students With Autism,” College of DuPage In-Service Conference

“The Education of Children With Disabilities: U.S. Law and Policy,” U.S. – Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), U.S. Department of State Grant

 

“Hope Springs Eternal:  Court-Initiated Reform in the Development of Special Education Policy,” Midwest Political Science Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

“Navigating the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act:  Optimizing Individualized Education Programs for Students With Special Needs,” International Dyslexia Association Annual Conference 

“The Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Students With ‘Other Health Impairments’ (OHI) Eligibility:  Optimizing Special Education and Related Services For Students with Medical Needs,” Epilepsy Foundation Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

“Special Education Law and Individualized Education Plans,” National Center for Project Access, Washington, D.C.

“The Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Students with ‘Emotional Disturbance’ (ED) Eligibility:  Optimizing Special Education and Related Services for Students with Mental Health Needs,” National Alliance for Mental Illness

 

“Every Team Needs A Captain:  Taking A Leadership Role on Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Teams,” Council for Exceptional Children, Illinois Subdivision of the Division for Early Childhood, Biennial Sharing A Vision Conference

“Incorporating A Special Education Perspective Into Your Medical Practice:  Serving the ‘Whole” Child Through Knowledge of the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)”, American Academy of Pediatrics Illinois Medical Home Project Conference

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