About this Webinar

“adMISSION to Dismissal,” designed for K-12 education leaders, special education teachers, and general education teachers, will focus on the important process of dismissing students from special education services when they have successfully met their goals through the instructional and personal supports provided by their IEP. In this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • Criteria for Dismissal: Understand the criteria and legal requirements for determining when a student is ready to be dismissed from special education services.
  • Assessing Student Progress: Discover best practices for monitoring and evaluating student progress to ensure they have met their IEP goals and are prepared for dismissal.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Learn how to effectively document and report on student achievements, ensuring a transparent and thorough dismissal process.
  • Transition Planning: Explore strategies for creating a seamless transition plan to support students as they move from special education to general education settings.
  • Collaborative Decision-Making: Discuss the importance of involving a multidisciplinary team, including parents and students, in the decision-making process for dismissal.
  • Post-Dismissal Support: Gain insights into providing continued support and monitoring for students after dismissal to ensure sustained success in their educational journey.
  • Case Studies and Real-World Examples: Hear from experienced educators who will share real-world examples and success stories of students who have transitioned out of special education services.

Don’t miss this opportunity to deepen your understanding of the dismissal process and to equip yourself with the knowledge and tools necessary to support students in achieving their full potential.

Presented By

Dr. Frances Stetson

March 11, 2025

2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 12:00 pm MT / 11:00 am PT