Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009

COURSE: 54-566 Special Education Law (1)
This workshop is designed to acquaint the pre-service teacher/practitioner, administrator, and/or pupil personnel services staff with federal legislation, supreme court decisions, state court decisions, and other pertinent information pertaining to the legal parameters of educating students with disabilities. In addition, this workshop will allow the participants an opportunity to interact with peers/colleagues regarding the "need" to incorporate this throughout one’s professional career. This course is aligned with state and national special education standards that include Illinois Common Core 1,3 and LBS I 1,3; CEC Common Core 1,8 and CEC Individual General Curriculum 1,8.