Selected Presentations and Publications
Allison Hertog, Esq.

SpeakUp United Parents FaceBook Live, “Know Your Special Needs Kid’s Rights” Co-Presenter with Chris Eisenberg, Esq., September 13, 2021.

National Federation of the Blind, Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium, “Legal Strategies to Obtain Testing Accommodations for High Achieving Immigrants with Learning and Non-Traditional Vision Disorders”, March 26, 2021.  Washington, DC. Webinar, Hosted by Dr. Karen Wilson, “Special Education For Your Child During the Pandemic: A Mid-Semester Check-in” Co-Presenter with Arlene Bell, Esq. and Chris Eisenberg, Esq., October 14, 2020.  Los Angeles, CA.

Learning Rights Law Center Webinar, “What is an IEE and How to Get One?”, Presenter, August 6, 2020.  Los Angeles, CA.

Twice Exceptional (2e) Vision & Leadership Symposium at Bridges Academy. Presenter, “Getting 2e Accommodations on High-Stakes Exams: A Legal Perspective.” October 13, 2019.  Los Angeles, CA.

Florida Psychological Association, Miami-Dade and Monroe Chapters, Seminar, Co-Presenter with Dr. Samantha Corella, “Helping Disabled Students Obtain their Legal Entitlements: Grades K-12 and Beyond.”  November 13, 2015. Miami, FL.

Learning Ally‘s National Spotlight on Dyslexia Virtual Conference, Co-Presenter with Candace Cortiella on “Parent Rights in the Era of RtI,” December 4, 2014.  Princeton, NJ.

National Center for Learning Disabilities Guide “Parent Rights in the Era of RtI,” Co-Authored with Candace Cortiella, September, 2012.  Washington, DC.

Advocate Academy @The Advocacy Institute Webinar, Co-Presenter with Candace Cortiella of “The RTI Ruckus: What Special Education Advocates Need to Know.”  November 2, 2011. Washington, DC.

Council of Parent Advocates and Attorneys, Annual Conference.  Co-Presenter “Getting an SLD Label in an RtI World: An Update on Substantive Changes to Identification of Specific Learning Disabilities.” March 5, 2011.  San Antonio, TX.

Ohel Children’s Home and Family Services. Seminar Co-Presenter “Advocating for the Special Needs Child in the Educational System.”  February 2, 2011. Miami, FL

Council of Parent Advocates and Attorneys, Annual Conference.  Presenter “Finding Your Way Through RtI to an IEP: Your Child’s Legal Rights.”  March 14, 2010. St. Louis, MO.

Association of Independent Schools of Florida, Teaching and School Leadership Conference, March 6, 2009.  Presenter “The McKay Scholarship: A Revenue Producer . . . But at What Cost?”  Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Council of Parent Advocates and Attorneys, Annual Conference.  Presenter “Special Needs Vouchers: Greater Options but Fewer Rights.”  March 8, 2008.  Anaheim, CA.