The MLO Minute —
“What You Need to Know: COVID Compensatory Services (CCS) vs. Extended School Year (ESY)”
Hosted by The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties, presented by Michael Connolly, Esq. and Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S. M.A. of McAndrews Law!
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 10th, 2021, at 6:30PM
LOCATION: Zoom! The program is free, but registration is required. Click here to register. Questions? Contact Jessica McKenty at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-849-8076 ext. 330.
MORE: As we head into the second half of the 2020-21 School Year, what are some factors you should be considering regarding your child’s education? What are COVID Compensatory Services (CCS), and how do they differ from Extended School Year (ESY)? How is each determined, and what are the family’s role and rights within those decisions? Don’t miss this informative webinar that will answer all your questions!
“I Think My Child Has a Learning Disability”
Hosted by The Learning Disabilities Association of Delaware! Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. of McAndrews Law will be one of the guest speakers!
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 10th, 2021, at 7:00PM
LOCATION: Zoom! The program is free, but registration is required. Please email your name to email@example.com (subject line: workshop)
MORE: What is a Learning Disability and how does it impact school performance and social skills? How is a Learning Disability diagnosed or determined? What do I need to do to get my child evaluated for a Learning Disability? After the evaluation, what are the next steps? What are my rights and my child’s rights under the law? Have all of your questions answered at this informative webinar! Click here for the full flyer!
“Compensatory Education & COVID-19: Navigating the Process for Children with Disabilities”
Hosted by Kimberly Caputo, Esq. and John Goldsborough, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices, in conjunction with The Coatesville Area Juvenile Alliance!
DATE/TIME: Saturday, February 27th, 2021, at 1:00PM
LOCATION: Zoom! The program is free, but registration is required and space is limited. Click here to register. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions ahead of time and our attorneys will do their best to answer them during the webinar.
MORE: Learn more about your child’s educational rights! Talking Points Include 1.) Become familiar with the latest guidance from the US Department of Education and the PA Department of Education 2.) Provide a review of the most recent hearing officer decisions on Compensatory Education 3.) Discuss special considerations and red flags to look out for.