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Educational Rights in the Time of COVID


September 17, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Educational Rights in the Time of COVID-19

Addressing the Needs and Legal Rights of Special Education Students,
English Language Learners and Students with Healthcare Needs

Webinar Broadcast
September 17, 2020

Moderator
Marisa M. Halm, Esq, Director, CCA TeamChild Juvenile Justice Project

Presenters
Wendy Cárdenas, Senior Organizer, Make the Road CT
Patricia Marealle, Esq, Staff Attorney, CCA Immigrant Children’s Justice Project
Kathryn Meyer, Esq, Director, CCA SpeakUp Initiatives
Alice Rosenthal, Esq, Sr. Staff Attorney, CCA Medical Legal Partnership
Kiomary Sotillo, CT Parent Advocacy Center
Marietta Vázquez, MD, FAAP, Yale School of Medicine

Webinar Links:

Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center
CT Parent Advocacy Center Parent Information sheet (Spanish version to be posted shortly)
Special Education Guidance for Parents Related to School Reopening CT Parent Advocacy Center with SDE

State Department of Education
Reopening Guidance for Educating Students with Disabilities (Addendum 6)
COVID Resources for Families and Educators 
Guidance on Reopening Schools

With Online Learning, Immigrant Children Face Even Greater Challenges, Bahati Kanyamanza, IRIS, for Hartford Courant

For questions, please email:
Education and Special Education: CCA Attorney Kathryn Meyer
Medical Issues: CCA Attorney Alice Rosenthal
English Language Learners: CCA Attorney Patricia Marealle

Date:
September 17
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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