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Download our Current Calendar of Events!

Check back weekly and download our current events calendar! ...
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3rd Annual Family Engagement Conference! 12/5

When families, schools, and communities work together, partnership happen. ...
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Functional Behavior Assessment – 10/15

Participants will learn about the Functional Behavior Process and how to help students with challenging behaviors through the Special Education Process. ...
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Understanding Special Education – 10/16

Designed to help families learn how to take an active role in the education process, this class provides useful resources for the future. ...
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Understanding the Individualized Education Program (IEP) Process – 10/21

Review tips and tools to help you gain confidence and to become more involved in the planning and creation of your child's IEP. ...
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Speak- Up! Skills for Effective Advocacy & How to Prepare for Meetings - 10/23

The class will provide you with tips on how to be prepared and organized. You will learn how to be a powerful advocate (someone who speaks up). ...
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