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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.


Exceptional Lives Free Kitchen Conversations Webinar Series

This FREE Kitchen Conversations webinar series for parents and caregivers will describe how providers can support your child (and you) even through a computer screen. Hear from professionals about their approach and expectations and get your questions answered.

  • May 27: Occupational Therapy at Home
  • June 3: Applied Behavioral Analysis at Home
  • June 10: Mental Health Counseling at Home
  • June 17: Speech Therapy at Home

All webinars will be held on Wednesdays from 2-2:30 EDT/1-1:30 CDT. Each session will be 15-20 minutes of presentation and 10 minutes for Q&A.

Join us for a few sessions or all 4!

Learn More & Register Here


Office of Special Education (OSE) Resources

For Special Education Resources During COVID-19: visit, and click Learning At Home then Special Education.

For Special Education questions, please call or email us at and a member of the Special Education team will be in touch with you.

For School Closure Requests for Support please complete the Google Form here.

For Boston Neighborhood Network (BNN) videos from BPS teachers and staff visit


4_30_20 SpEd PAC General Virtual Meeting

This meeting starts with Melanie R. Jarboe & Alicia Warren – Special Education Attorneys at Kotin, Crabtree & Strong. The first part of the presentation is about Transition. At 31:10 mins the presentation addresses COVID-19.
Marcia Fitzpatrick, Assistant Director of Transition Services starts her presentation at 49:45.
At 1:06:49 min the Q&A with Kotin, Crabtree & Strong attorneys, and district Special education leadership starts with a Transition question and COVID-19 questions follow.


Parent Professional Advocacy League Virtual Support Groups

Virtual support groups for families

Special Education Family Support Drop-In via phone

Monday – 9-11am

Get help, support and resources

Phone Number:  1(574) 807-6224 PIN: 481 219 769#


Parent/Caregiver Support Group Social via zoom

2nd and 4th Thursday – 6-8pm…eUp3Q1ZtUkZscWEwaHd5QT09

Meeting ID: 987 9897 8222

Password: 708467 / +1 646-558-8656


Fun Friday Family Support Drop-in via phone

Friday – 9-11am

Drop in on Friday to get parent-peer support & ideas for a fun weekend

Phone Number:  1(574) 807-6224 PIN: 481 219 769#


Friday Family Support Group for Lynn Families via zoom

Friday – 6:30pm

Meeting ID: 781 8946 0790

Password: FFSG2020

Every week on Fri, until Jun 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s). For more information join group here or email Dalene at

Virtual support groups in Spanish
Hispanic Family Support Group Social

1st and 3rd Tuesday- 10am-12pm

Meeting ID: 618 071 1929 / Password: 246553 /+16465588656

Questions? Email Irelsa and Joel at

Support groups for parents of transitioning youth and young adults
1st and 3rd Wednesday -6-8pm

Parents of Transition Age Youth (P-TAY) Support Group Social

Meeting ID: 999 7647 8858 / +1 646-558-8656 (no password needed)

Questions? Email Kathy and Ann at

Juvenile justice support group
1st and 3rd Thursday -7:00-8:45pm

Juvenile Justice Family Support

Get help, support and resources

Meeting ID: 911 9862 5343 Password: 603505

Questions? Email Dawn at

Youth MOVE (Virtual) Speaker’s Bureau
Tuesday and Friday – Facebook Virtual Messages

Thursday’s @12:30pm Facebook Live

Speaker’s Bureau Virtual Weekly Connection

Youth MOVE Massachusetts in collaboration with Zia Access Center

To get the link contact Chandra at