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Developing Meaningful IEP Goals Seminar

Sat, September 22, 201810:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas  
1702 N. Collins Blvd. Suite 170  
Richardson, TX  75080    



Deadline September 19

    
Presenter:
Roy Atwood is a trial lawyer with Atwood Gameros LLP and has extensive experience in representing companies in complex litigation. He has represented clients in construction, toxic tort, and product liability litigation, as well as state and local tax, outsourcing, contract, environmental class action, and negotiable instrument litigation.

Roy also practices in the area of special education law. As the father of a child with Down syndrome, he has first-hand experience with the education of children with disabilities. He has experience dealing with families and school districts in achieving the best possible educational outcome for children with special needs. At any step in the process, from creation of the Individualized Education Program to placement in the least restrictive environment, Roy can provide behind the scenes counseling or direct representation.

Description:
In this seminar, Mr. Atwood will offer practical tips on how to recognize insufficient goals and provide attendees with the tools to develop meaningful goals for students of all ages. Participants will also be guided through an exercise taking a student’s present levels of performance, identifying subject matter goals based on those present levels, and then drafting sample goals that are both meaningful and measurable.   

PLEASE NOTE:  There is no fee to attend this seminar; however, space is limited and advance registration is required. Childcare is NOT provided.  Should you have any further questions or need assistance with registration, please contact Paige Hayes at (214) 267-1374 or paige@downsyndromedallas.org.