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07/21/20

Reopening Schools for Special Education Families July 28th Meeting

Tuesday, July 28,
6:00-7:30 pm
Reopening Schools for Special Education Families
Register here

 

Boston Public Schools (BPS) is conducting meetings with students, families, staff, district partners, and community members to gather input to help develop a plan for remote learning and the reopening of school buildings for this upcoming school year. We value your input. More meetings are being scheduled so that you can voice your concerns and recommendations.  

The health, safety, and well-being of our students and staff remain our top priority. All decisions are made based on current guidelines from public health officials and what is best for our community.

All public meetings will be recorded and shared. No Boston Public School internal meetings will be shared publicly.

Get involved! Contact communityengagement@bostonpublicschools.org and join the discussion.

UPCOMING MEETINGS

07/8/20

App to track school services

Parents can use this app on phones or computers to easily keep a record of their child’s remote special education services and instruction during COVID-19.   Using this app, parents can easily keep track of the types of remote services and instruction provided by the school and their child’s level of participation. Parents can also write notes with any concerns about how their child is doing.

The information can help you improve distance learning.  It can also help determine whether children needs compensatory education services from the school district when schools re-open.

Go to https://log.education using your smartphone.

This app is a collaboration between Massachusetts Advocates for Children,  Mass Families Organizing for Change Northeast, and Tallylab, LLC. If you have any questions about this log, or ways we can make it better, please contact jpino@massadvocates.org.

 

Padres pueden utilizar app en sus teléfonos o computadoras para documentar los servicios de educación especial y nivel de instrucción de su hijo(a) durante COVID-19. Utilizando este app, usted puede hacer seguimiento de los servicios remotos y la instrucción que la escuela provee, así como el nivel de participación de su hijo(a) en dichas actividades. Usted también puede escribir notas de cualquier preocupación que tenga sobre el desarrollo de su hijo(a).

Esperamos que este app le ayude a hacer seguimiento del desarrollo de su hijo(a) mientras las escuelas están cerradas completamente o parcialment. Esta información puede ser útil para mejorar el aprendizaje a distancia. También puede ayudar a determinar si su hijo(a) necesitará servicios de educación compensatorios cuando las escuelas abran.

Vaya a  https://log.education utilizando su teléfono.

La creación de este app fue una colaboración entre Mass Families Organizing for Change Northeast, Massachusetts Advocates for Children, y TallyLab,LLC. Si usted tiene alguna pregunta al respecto, o algún comentario, por favor contacte a dsantiago@massadvocates.org.

06/4/20

Free Online Remote Education Log

This is a tool to help you keep track of your child’s remote special education services and instruction while school is closed. You can also use it to keep track of concerns you have about your child’s learning or any areas of progress.

https://log.education/

05/28/20

Join US on Zoom @ 7 Tonight

NEW LINK : https://bostonpublicschools.zoom.us/j/96569508617?pwd=eDcwbk5BV3htU3RITEVFcGNjb0w0QT09

The Boston Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SpEd PAC), for parents and guardians of students with disabilities in the Boston Public Schools, is inviting families to its May General Meeting online through Zoom Conferencing Communications.

The meeting is Thursday, May 28 from 7:00 to 8:30pm and is available at the following link: https://bostonpublicschools.zoom.us/j/9333106592 or visit Zoom.us and enter Meeting ID:  933 3106 5924; Password 366811

The topics of discussion will be Extended School Year (ESY) and Special Education Parent Advisory Council Board (SpEdPAC) Elections.

Zoom audio channels for Spanish, Chinese and Haitian Creole interpretation online will be available.

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.