St. Clair County RESA in collaboration with educators from the local districts have developed guidelines for determining eligibility under the category of Cognitive Impairment. The guidelines align with the requirements of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education. A review of the updated process recommendations will include the folloiwng objectives:
1. Participants will discuss the updated process for determing eligibility under the category of Cognitive Impairment.
2. Participants will explore the components of the process and identify strengths and challenges.
3. Participants will discuss and plan the implementation of the guidance document.
Audience: District teams of special education directors, teacher consultants, school psychologists and anyone who participates in the evalution or determination of a cognitive impairment.
Registration: 12:00-12:30 PM
Presentation: 12:30-3:30 PM
Location: St. Clair County RESA, Administration Building, East and West Confernce Rooms
SCECHs are available pending approval.