2012 State Superintendent's Conference on Special Education & Pupil Services Leadership Issues

28th Annual Conference, November 13-14, 2012

Conference Materials

Keynote Presentation - The Challenge of Meeting the Emotional, Behavioral and Academic Demands of Students with Special Needs in Today’s Classroom: What Has Happened to Special Education?
Richard Van Acker
-Handout: The Challenge of Meeting the Emotional, Behavioral, and Academic Demands of Students with Special Needs in Today’s Classroom:  What has Happened to Special Education?
Indicator 13 Online IEP: Postsecondary Transition Plan
Anita Castro, Wendi Dawson, Nancy Fuhrman, and Paul Sherman
-Handout: Online Postsecondary Transition Plan (PTP)
Career and Technical Education Panel: Engaging Students with Disabilities Panel
-Handout: Why CTE?
-Handout: CTSOs: Just the Facts
-Handout: Wisconsin Skills Standards Program
-Handout: Frequently Asked Questions about Community Employment Experiences for Students with Disabilities
-Handout: Career & Technical Education Panel:  Engaging Students with Disabilities
Revised SLD Criteria and Implementation
Scott Brown
-Handout: Revised SLD Criteria and Implementation Overview
Family Engagement Across Statewide Initiatives (RTI, PBIS, RSN, Mediation, Transition, and More)
Panel
-Handout: Family Engagement Across WI DPI Initiatives
-Handout: Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Special Education Team Discretionary Grants Family Engagement Resources
Effective Practices in High School Bullying Prevention
Brian Juchems, Joan Lerman, and Lori Stern
-Handout: What Do We Know About Bullying?
-Handout: Bullying Brochure
-Handout: Model Bullying Policy
-Handout: Name It, Claim It, Stop It, Walk Away
-Handout: RETHINK
-Handout: Zero Indifference: A Guide to Stop Name-Calling & Bullying
You're Not Alone: Non-Compliance & Maintenance of Effort
Rachel Zellmer
There will not be handouts.
Behavior Change is a Process, Not an Event: Using Our Knowledge of Learning to Address Challenging Student Behavior
Richard Van Acker
-Handout:  Behavior Change is a Process, Not an Event: Using Our Knowledge of Learning To Promote Positive Behavioral Change
Indicator 13 Online IEP: Postsecondary Transition Plan
Anita Castro, Wendi Dawson, Nancy Fuhrman, and Paul Sherman
-Handout: Online Postsecondary Transition Plan (PTP)
The Next Generation Alternate Assessment
Alan Scheinker
-Handout: Dynamic Learning Maps Alternate Assessment Consortium
Individual Learning Plans for College, Career, and Community-Ready Graduates
Gregg Curtis and Pamela Sonmor-Wintz
Handout not yet received.
Educational Programming for Post-Secondary Education Bound Students on the Autism Spectrum
Daniel Parker
-Handout: Resources, Programs, and Tips for People on the Autism Spectrum Planning for Post Secondary Education
Integrating Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) with Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
Sara Daniel and Kathy Zarling
-Handout: Integrating a Trauma Sensitive Perspective into Positive Behavioral Interventions
You're Not Alone: Non-Compliance & Maintenance of Effort
Rachel Zellmer
There will not be handouts.
Implementing Wisconsin’s New Law Addressing Seclusion and Physical Restraint
Marge Resan and Patricia Williams
-Handout: 2011 Wisconsin Act 125 - Seclusion and Physical Restraint
PTP: We Did It; So Can You!
Panel
Panel discussion. There will not be handouts.
Apps in Special Education: Using Mobile Technology to Enhance Student Learning at All Levels
Sarah Hall
-Handout: Apps in Special Education: Using Mobile Technology to Enhance Student Learning at All Levels
Transition Resources Websites for Youth
Mary Kampa
-Handout: Enhancing the Transition Planning Process for Improved Post School Outcomes of Youth with Disabilities
-Handout: Transition Resources for Youth Overview
-Handout: Transition Resources for Youth Website Activities
Wisconsin RtI Stories
Kristin Leglar
-Handout: Wisconsin Media Lab Program Poster
-Handout: Wisconsin RtI Stories
Using the PBIS Framework to Meet the Mental Health Needs of Students
Matt Doll and Marion Sheridan
Handout not yet received.
Wisconsin's New Accountability and Support System
Jacqueline Iribarren and Amy Vatne-Bintliff
Handout not yet received.
The Future of Alternate Assessment in Wisconsin
Laura Pinsonneault
-Handout: Wisconsin’s New Accountability and Support System
Common Core State Standards: Academic Success for All Students
Barb Novak and Peggy Roush
-Handout: Common Core State Standards: Academic Success for All Students
Legal Update
Janet Jenkins, Patricia Williams, and Paul Sherman
-Handout: Legal Updates Outline
Laying the Foundation for Change: The Common Core Essential Elements
Sandra Berndt, Kristen Burton, and Erin Faasuamalie
-Handout: Introduction to the Common Core Essential Elements
Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System
Julie Brilli
Handout not yet received.
Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Updates
Kathryn Bush and Brenda Jennings
-Handout: Mental Health & Suicide Prevention in Wisconsin Schools
Strategies for Creating Safer and Supportive High Schools for Wisconsin Students
Joan Lerman and Lori Stern
-Handout: Strategies for Creating Safer and Supportive High Schools for Wisconsin Students
-Handout: Model Bullying Policy
Integrating Academic and Behavioral RtI/PBIS
Justyn Poulos, Kathy Ryder, Alan Schnebly, and Heidi Thuli
-Handout: Integrating RtI-PBIS
-Handout: MultiLevel Systems Tool Participation and Progress Analysis Tool
-Handout: Using Data Teams
-Handout: Wisconsin PBIS Network Data Audit Tool - District
-Handout: Wisconsin PBIS Network Data Audit Tool - School
-Handout: PBIS Tier2-3 Intervention Tracking Tool
Digital Learning and Data Systems Moving Forward Statewide
Kurt Kiefer
-Handout: Digital Learning and Data Systems Moving Forward Statewide
Section 504: A Legal Overview
Art Cernosia
-Handout: Section 504: A Legal Overview
Special Education Law: A Year in Review
Art Cernosia
-Handout: Special Education Law: The Year in Review
For questions about this information, contact Sherri Honaker (608) 267-2063