Connie Lucas is the Special Education Coordinator with Ivy Tech for the Indiana Department of Corrections. Connie does hold her teaching credentials in Special Education. She works out of the Wabash Valley facility but supports all the facilities in serving Special Education students in the adult basic education program. Connie has worked with the department of corrections for several years and is very well versed in special education services.
This session is designed for correctional educators who have a special education student in their class or may have a special education student in their class. A special education student may be a student under 22 with an IEP or a student over 22 with a 504 plan. The session will cover accommodations, an explanation of an IEP’s and 504’s, techniques to work with special education students, and required documentation.