Maureen A. McQuiggan, Ed.D.
Email:  Maureen.Mcquiggan@RTSD.org
cell:  (610) 731-6794                
Credentials
Links and files you will need for class:

Textbook and other presentations:
Chapter 14 Power Point
Chapter 3 and 4 - updated
Chapter 5 Power Point
Chapter 6 Power Point
IDEA 2004 Power Point
PSSA Accommodations Power Point
PSSA Webinar:  
http://www.pattan.net/resources/StreamingMedia-browse.aspx?
UniqueID=03595
Transition Indicator 13 Power Point
Positive Behavior Support Power Point

Child Abuse:
Child Abuse and Neglect (Kappan)
Mandatory Reporters in PA
section 6311,  Persons required to report suspected child abuse

Paraprofessionals:                    Paraprofessional Assignment
Alternatives to Overreliance on Paraprofessionals in Inclusive Schools
Helping or Hovering?
Overreliance on Paraprofessionals
Paraprofessionals - a decade of research
Paraprofessionals:  One Model
Utilization of Paraprofessionals:  Guidelines form the Curriculum Standards
and Practices Guide (CSPG)
Paraprofessional planning tool

Medical
Guidelines for the Delineation of Roles and Responsibilities for the Safe
Delivery of Specialized Health Care in the Educational Setting
H1N1
Am Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines for the Administration of Medication at
School

Communication:
Professional Standards and Practices Commission:  Code of Conduct
Professional Educator Discipline Act, Professional Standards and Practices
Commission

Special Education Law:
IDEA ADA 504 Visual
Law Sorting Cards
Special Education EVALUATION Process Flow Chart
Special Education RE-EVALUATION Flow Chart

Special Education Models:
Response to Intervention (RtI): What it is and what it’s not!

Transition   
Transition Handouts (100 pages)
Transition Power Point
Indicator 13 Final Word
Roadmap Final Word
Transition Checklist
Transition Getting It Right

Group Project:
Project Expectations
Grading for Final Group Project
Updated Forms and July 2008 Revisions to IDEA and Chapter 14 (96 pages)
Forms and Annotated Forms:  http://www.pattan.net/regsforms/school-
ageformsandformats.aspx
Annotated IEP - very clear
Sample IEP Agenda compliments of Brandon Zinnato

IEP Goal Banks and IEP Samples:
http://www.bridges4kids.org/IEP/iep.goal.bank.pdf
http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/education/iepsamples.html
Basic Rules and Suggestions for Writing with Objectivity
Writing high quality goals - "Dead Man Test"
This resource is for parents but the references and websites at the end are very
applicable
PA Standards organized by subject
SDI - examples
SDI - defined

Behavior
Positive Behavior Support Plan - Power Point Overview       
Positive Behavior Support Plan - Sample Form 1              Group Activity PBSP
Positive Behavior Support Plan - Sample Form 2

PSSA
PSSA Accommodations - Link to Guides from PD
PSSA Accommodations Guidelines for Students with IEPs and 504 Plans PP
slides
PSSA Accommodations Teacher Tool for Planning
PASA Participation - MUST meet ALL 6 CRITERIA

Exams
Exam I Study Guide

Resources:
FREE PaTTAN Workshops (great resume builder!):   Any student, parent,
teacher, etc. can participate in the FREE workshops offered by PaTTAN.  Many
are offered at the CCIU in Downingtown and in King of Prussia.  The below
contact person confirmed that this is available to students even if they do no
work for a school district.  The only courses that are not free are the Praxis prep
classes.  Use this link to look at the 100s of workshops offered.  Contact:  John
Dellegrotto, Ed. D. Educational Consultant 800-360-7282 ex 333
jdellegrotto@pattan.net if you have trouble registering. http://www.pattan.
net/profdev/trainingcalendar.aspx
Class Schedule
EDL 631
Class Schedule
EDL 631
Wednesdays
4:30 - 7:10

1/19

1/26

2/2

2/9
Unit I Take
Home Exam

2/16
Unit 1 Take
Home Due

2/23

3/2
SPRING BREAK

3/9
Unit 2 Exam -
Take Home

3/16
Unit 2 Exam
Due

3/23

3/30
Independent
Group Work

4/6

4/ 13, 20
Independent
Group Work

4/27
Presentations