Harris Beach clients are invited to participate in a one-day conference to discuss the most cutting-edge issues facing school districts, including the latest on special education.


8:00 a.m. | Registration and Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | General Education Session

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Special Education Session

Attendees may choose to attend one or both sessions.


General Education Session:

  • Collective Bargaining/Negotiations
  • Back to Basics – Student Issues
    • Avoiding pitfalls during the student discipline process
    • Residency determinations
    • Student information, confidentiality and protecting sensitive information
    • Homebound instruction
  • Construction Projects – financing issues, SEQRA issues, etc.

Special Education Session:

Everything You Need to Know About CSE Annual Review Meetings

  • Who to invite
  • Preparing draft IEPs
  • Gathering necessary documents
  • Assessing annual progress
  • Developing present levels of performance
  • Drafting measurable and individualized annual goals
  • Identifying programs, services, and placement in the least restrictive setting
  • Determining testing and classroom accommodations
  • Extended school year decisions
  • Compensatory education considerations
  • Generating prior written notice letters

All programs will be recorded and available for on-demand download.