February 2017 Workshops
College Preparation for Students with Disabilities
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 6:30-9 p.m.
This workshop will benefit parents, students, high school counselors and SSD teachers. Workshop addresses college and other post-secondary options for students who are planning on continuing their education. Information will be presented about the planning and research process, services available, ACT/SAT testing accommodations and more.
Orientation for Parents to Special Education & the IEP Process
Thursday, Feb. 9, 9:00-11:00 a.m.
This orientation is designed to provide an overview of special education services and how they are provided through SSD. Learn more about how to develop an effective individualized education program (IEP), and educational rights.
Behavioral Strategies in the Home and Community
Wednesday, February 15th, 9:30-11:30 p.m.
This workshop will cover a several behavioral based strategies to use across settings and give parents a starting point to making home and community times interactive and fun for the family.
Understanding the Evaluation Process
Thursday, Feb 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
The evaluation process is the first step in determining if a child needs special education services, a Section 504 Plan or another educational intervention.
What to Do This Summer Recreation Fair
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 6:30- 8 p.m.
In this “Recreation Fair” parents will be able to visit with providers of summer programs and camps that include all children. Recreation voucher and funding information will be presented from 6:30-6:50 p.m.
All Workshops Held at SSD Central Office 12110 Clayton Road, 63131