About the Webinar: Join Art Cernosia, Esq. as he reviews the most important legal cases in special education and early intervention in the recent past. In addition to reviewing the cases, he will reflect upon what they may mean for the field, and encourage your questions throughout. This webinar is open to everyone, including parents, state agencies, parent centers, and practitioners.
About the Presenter: Art Cernosia is an attorney and an education consultant from Williston, Vermont, and has served as CADRE’s IDEA legal consultant since 2017. Art previously worked as a public school teacher, an Assistant Attorney General assigned to the Vermont Department of Education, a practicing attorney, and consultant with the Northeast Regional Resource Center, a special education technical assistance center. He was associated with the University of Vermont’s Education Law Institute for over 30 years where he taught and provided legal workshops. He also volunteered as a surrogate parent for students with disabilities who were placed in juvenile detention facilities.
He has worked with special education mediators, facilitators, complaint investigators and hearing officers throughout the nation. In addition, he has provided training, consultation and other technical assistance services to Parent Training and Information Centers, State Education Agencies and to local education and advocacy organizations.