When -  Session 3

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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PPAL Juvenile Justice Team 
Parent/Professional Advocacy League 





Virtual Learning Series

Return to School 2021: What Families Need to Know about Student Rights and School Discipline

PPAL is very excited to host a virtual learning series to address school reopening worries which resulted from or were intensified by the COVID-19 pandemic. This learning series is funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services. The learning series will have three sessions presented by Sky Kochenour, J.D., and Kathleen Boundy, J.D., of the Center for Law and Education.
Session 1: Return to School 2021: What Families Need to Know about Student Rights and School Discipline CLOSED

Session 2: Addressing Student Behavior as an Education Matter 
  • This session will provide a review of school obligations to address challenging behaviors of students with IEP’s and 504 plans, and those not identified as having a disability. 
  • When: Wed., September 15 (1-3 PM) 
  • Register here:  Session 2
Session 3:  Examining Non-Punitive Strategies and Approaches to Resolving Challenging Behavior 
  • This session will focus on strategies for managing behavior using non-punitive, non-exclusionary approaches, as well as concerns related to School Resource Officers and the use of 51A’s and CRA’s. 
  • When: Wed., September 29 (1-3 PM)
  • Register here: Session 3 

Questions? Want to learn more? Contact the PPAL Juvenile Justice Team juvenilejustice@ppal.net