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Mon Jan 25th - 6:00-7:30pm Organizarse!

Organizarse!/ Get Organized (Presented in Spanish)
Monday, 1/25/2021- 6:00-7:30 pm
(Registration for this session closes 1/11/2021)

 "¡Organizarse!" es una capacitación que ayuda a los padres a comprender la importancia de organizarse para que puedan navegar mejor por los recursos y servicios para sus hijos. Enviaremos a los padres una carpeta que utilizaremos durante la capacitación. Tiene lenguetas etiquetadas como boletines, informes médicos, certificados de nacimiento, etc. Dentro de cada sección hay recursos e información sobre educación y seguro médico para padres.

La inscripción para la sesión del 25/01/2020 cierra el 11/01/2021.

“Get organized!” is a training that helps parents understand the importance of getting organized so they can better navigate resources and services for their child. We will be sending parents a folder that we’ll be utilizing during the training. It has tabs labeled as newsletters, medical reports, birth certificates, etc. Within each section are resources and information on education and health insurance for parents.

Registration for the 1/25/2020 session closes on 1/11/2021.

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Tues Jan 26th - 6-7pm: Family Webinar: Tips for Families at Home Amidst the Shelter-in-Place

Join us for this one-hour session for families whose children, especially those with special needs, are still at home during this time of COVID-19 shelter-in-place. We will touch on strategies around structure, activities, schedule, and especially, self-care. Come prepared to share and learn from our instructors and each other. Plan to get up and move to some music!

Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Time: 6-7 PM

Who Should Attend: Parents, Guardians & other family members

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Wed Jan 27th - 6-7pm - Family Webinar: Inspiration for Building a Relationship with your Child's School

Whether your child is just starting school or has been attending for years, we think you’ll find this one-hour session helpful. We will discuss keeping records, communicating, and having more effective conversations with teachers and directors. We’ll share ideas and resources, as well as lots of useful handouts. Bring along an evening snack!

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Time: 6-7 PM

Who Should Attend: Parents, Guardians & other family members

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Thurs Jan 28th - 6-8pm: Community Advisory Committee for Special Education General Meeting (Topic - ParaEducator Spotlight)


Meetings hosted on Zoom and Facebook Live. Zoom login information will be emailed directly to participants. Please subscribe below to receive updates and meeting notifications.


Interpretation is provided if reserved in advance. To reserve please email