Special Education Listserv
Subject: WEBINAR Announcement - New Part C Federal Regulations
Source: Stephen Barr, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Special Education
Intended Audience: Directors of Special Education, Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) Teachers and Administrators, System Point of Entry (SPOE) Directors, First Steps Service Coordinators, and First Steps Providers
Date: November 7, 2011
Please join us in a webinar that will provide an overview of key changes in the Part C Federal Regulations. Topics to be addressed in the webinar will include Part C pre-referral and post-referral activities including screening and primary referral sources, eligibility determination, transition from Part C, and the use of public and private insurance.
The webinar will be held Wednesday, December 14, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. The webinar will be presented by Pam Thomas, Coordinator of the First Steps Program and Pam Schroeder, Assistant Director of Part C Compliance. The link to the webinar is http://dese.mo.gov/webinar/Webinar12-14-11SE.htm.
SPOE Directors, Service Coordinators, and First Steps Providers as well as Directors of Special Education, ECSE Teachers and Administrators should participate in this webinar and the live question and answer session. Questions can also be submitted prior to the webinar by emailing them to: Pam.Thomas@dese.mo.gov (indicate "Webinar Question" in the subject line). All questions submitted, whether prior to or during the webinar, will be answered live (time permitting) or posted on the website after the webinar.
If you need an accommodation as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in this webinar, please call 573-751-5739 at least 48 hours in advance of the webinar to discuss the accommodation.