Previous Webinars

The Department began offering Listen & Learn Webinars during the 2010-11 school year. Here you can find resources that the Office of Special Services used to conduct past webinars.

Webinars, SY 2013-14

Date Topic Presenter Materials
Oct. 25, 2013 MUSER changes Jaci Holmes  Recorded webinar | Transcription
Nov. 8, 2013 Purchase Accessible Learning Materials (PALM) Initiative Kathy Powers, Maine CITE  Due to technological difficulties there is no recording of this Listen & Learn.
Nov. 22, 2013 The New Monitoring Tool as a Resource Cindy Bernstein  Recorded webinar | Transcription
Dec. 13, 2013 Fiscal Monitoring Guidelines Heather Neal & Tyler Backus  Recorded webinar | Transcription
Jan. 10, 2014 Nuts and Bolts of Written Notices Jonathan Braff

 Recorded webinar | Transcription

Jan. 24, 2014 Parentally Placed Private School Students Cindy Bernstein  Recorded webinar | Transcription
Feb. 28, 2014 Written Notices--Frequently Asked Questions Jon Braff & Roberta Lucas  Due to technological difficulties there is no recording of this Listen & Learn.
Mar. 14, 2014 Vision Evaluation and Services Nancy Moulton, Catholic Charities of Maine Recorded webinar I Transcription
Apr. 11, 2014 B-11 Tracking Initial Evaluations Cindy Bernstein

 Recorded Webinar I Transcription

May 23, 2014 Review of the New IEP Form. *This webinar offered at 9am and at 1pm. Roberta Lucas, Susan Parks, and Jaci Holmes

 Recorded Webinar | Transcription

 

Webinars, SY 2012-13

Date Topic Presenter Materials
Oct. 11, 2012 Blind & Visually Impaired Children Nancy Moulton "Education Services for Blind and Visually Impaired Children" (PDF, 606KB)
Oct. 25, 2012 Chapter 33 Jonathan Braff "Chapter 33: Now That You've Taken the Tour" (PDF, 945KB)
Nov. 8, 2012 GSS Review (only for those being reviewed in 2012-13) Roberta Lucas "Annual General Supervision
System Monitoring
" (PDF, 104KB)
Dec. 6, 2012 Determinations Dana Duncan Recorded webinar | Transcription
Dec. 20, 2012 Nursing Services Nancy Dube

Recorded webinar | Transcription

Jan. 3, 2013 No webinar this week -- --
Jan. 17, 2013 Potpourri of Legal Topics Due Process Team Recorded webinar | Questions and Answers
Jan. 31, 2013 Standards-based IEPs Debrajean Scheibel & Roberta Lucas No recording due to technological issues.
Feb. 14, 2013 Diplomas, Transition Goals and Graduation and Standards Based Learning and Special Education Students Jonathan Braff & Jan Breton

Recorded webinar | Transcription

Feb. 28, 2013 Finer Points of Special Education Roberta Lucas

Recorded webinar | Transcription

Mar. 14, 2013 MaineCare Requirements Nancy Connolly

Recorded webinar | Transcription

Mar. 28, 2013 Your Nursing Questions Answered Nancy Dube Recorded webinar | Transcription
Apr. 11, 2013 B13 & Post-Secondary Transition Planning for Compliance Debrajean Scheibel & Roberta Lucas Recorded webinar | Transcription
Apr. 25, 2013 Local Entitlement Jan Breton & George Smith Recorded webinar | Transcription
May 9, 2013 Fiscal Monitoring Tyler Backus Recorded webinar | Transcription
May 23, 2013 Adverse Effect Roberta Lucas & Jonathan Braff Recorded webinar | Transcription
June 6, 2013 EF-S-01 Electronic Notification System Denise Towers A revised EF-S-01 Electronic Notification System webinar will be posted shortly.
June 27, 2013 Charter School Approval Grid Cory King & Cindy Bernstein Recorded webinar | Transcription

 

Webinars, SY 2011-12

Date Topic Presenter Materials
Oct. 13, 2011 Adverse Effect Jaci Holmes

"Maine's Form for the Determination of Adverse Effect" (PDF, 453KB)

Recorded Webinar

Oct. 27, 2011 PAAP Sue Fossett

"PAAP Updates" (PDF, 169KB)

Recorded Webinar

Dec. 8, 2011 Determination & Determination Response Dana Duncan "2009-2010 Determinations" (PDF, 98KB)
Jan. 5, 2012 The National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS) Jan Breton "Annual General Supervision
System Monitoring
" (PDF, 104KB)
Feb. 16, 2012 Complaint Investigations Jonathan Braff "DPO Complaint Investigations: A Few Nuts & Bolts" (PDF, 103KB)
March 1, 2012 Time & Effort Jan Breton

"Time & Effort" (PDF, 451KB)

Recorded Webinar

March 15, 2012 Fiscal Monitoring Jan Breton "Fiscal Monitoring" (PDF, 141KB)
March 29, 2012 SPDG Overview Debrajean Scheibel "SPDG Overview" (PDF, 2.12MB)
April 12, 2012 Strengthening Transition with Vocational Rehabilitation Libby Stone-Sterling

"Overview of Vocational Rehabilitation Services for Transition-Age Youth" (PDF, 106KB)

Recorded Webinar

April 26, 2012 Local Entitlement Jan Breton & George Smith

"Local Entitlement" (PDF, 22KB)

Recorded Webinar

May 10, 2012 Determinations Dana Duncan See materials from Dec. 8, 2012
May 31, 2012 Chapter 33 Jonathan Braff "The New Chapter 33 Regulations" (PDF, 2.16MB)

 

Webinars, SY 2010-11

Date Topic Presenter Materials
April 14, 2011 Introduction to Listen & Learn Series GSST Team

"Introduction" (PDF, 92KB)

April 28, 2011 Providing Services for Blind & Visually Impaired Students Steve Spear

"Providing Services for Blind and Visually Impaired Students" (PDF, 2.27MB)

June 9, 2011 2012 GSST Calendar GSST Team "2011-2012 GSST Calendar" (PDF, 189KB)
June 23, 2011 Assistive Technology Kathy Adams "Assistive Technology Services & Resources in Maine" (PDF, 646KB)