Special Education and Needs Workshops November 6 and November 30

posted Oct 17, 2017, 3:21 PM by Nicole Szeideman   [ updated Oct 17, 2017, 3:36 PM ]
Two upcoming workshops are being offered through CSPA:

Monday November 6, 2017 from 6:30 - 9:00pm at Notre Dame High School (710 Broadview Avenue)
Special Education and Your Child - Workshops for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Choose from 2 options from sessions 1 - 4 (each is 1 hour in length) or choose only session 5 (2 hours in length)
1. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) strategies and SEL language in the classrooms
2. Deep Learning: learning environments for students with special needs
3. Individualized Education Plans (IEP's) - Unlocking the Curriculum
4. Literacy and Numeracy for students with ADHD
5. Assistive Technology (2 hour session)
Register at bit.ly/CSPA_SpecEd17

Thursday November 30, 2017 from 7:00 - 8:45pm at Thomas D'Arcy McGee Catholic School (635 La Verendrye Drive)
Advocating for your Child with Special Needs
Would you like to learn how to advocate more effectively for your child with special needs?
Louise McGoey, former chair of the Ottawa Catholic SEAC (Special Education Advisory Committee), will provide participants with strategies for effective advocacy.  Learn about the importance of knowing what your goals are for your child, how to communicate effectively with school and board staff and how to prepare for productive meetings.  Presented by SEAC and CSPA.
Register at bit.ly/CSPAadvocacy17