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04/7/14

Transition Services – Gen. Meeting March-27-2014

Here is the video from our 3-27-14 Workshop on Transition Services

Transition Services Workshop for Parents of Students with Disabilities
Sponsored by Boston SpedPac in partnership with the Boston Public Schools
Guest Presenters – Pamela Coveney, Attorney – Disability Law Center
Erica Sandlin, Transition Specialist – BPS
Meg Stone, Director – IMPACT: Ability
Glenn Gabbard, ICE Coordinator – Executive Office of Education (MA)
Johanne Pino – MAC

Workshop Transition Services – for Education, Work and Independent Living
Pamela will provide an overview of  the law and the basics of Transition Services for special needs children ages 14-22.

Transition Presentations:
Erica Sandlin – BPS Transition Specialist – Transitions Services Within BPS
Meg Stone – IMPACT: Ability – Empowering people with disabilities through safety & self-advocacy trainings – Live Safety Demonstration
Glenn Gabbard – ICE Coordinator – Executive Office of Education (MA)
The Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment (ICE) Program enables students with disabilities to participate in the college experience while still in high school.
Optional Program – Think College
Johanne Pino – Massachusetts Advocates for Children – MAC
Transition Workshops @ Dorchester Boys & Girls Club – Project B.I.N.D.

General Meeting – 3/27/14
Transition Services
Pamela Coveney, Attorney
Disability Law Center
http://www.dlc-ma.org/
03/9/14

Basic Rights Workshop 2-27-14 – Pamela Coveney

Here is the video from our 2-27-14 Workshop on  Basic Rights

Watch on our YouTube Channel

2-27-14 Basic Rights Flyer

Presentation – Basic Rights
This workshop provides families with an introduction to their rights and responsibilities under:

  • The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Massachusetts Special Education Law
  • No Child Left Behind (NCLB).

It is designed to help parents learn how to be effective partners with their child’s school to decide the child’s eligibility for special education, and to plan, make decisions and monitor their child’s progress in school.

General Meeting – 2/27/14
Basic Rights
Pamela Coveney, Attorney
Disability Law Center
http://www.dlc-ma.org/

Files:
Basic Rights Presentation-DLC
Basic Right Appendix – DLC
Disability Law Center Brochure

11/29/12

November 29, 2012 General Meeting

Here are the videos and docs from our meeting.  The videos are in a playlist.  Click on the Playlist button on the bottom in the middle to see all of the videos.

Or you can watch them on our YouTube Channel:
http://www.youtube.com/user/BostonSpedPac

John

Docs:
Introduction to Transition Services – Written by Carolyn Kain
TAD Sped 13-1:  IEP Goals in the Transition Planning
TAD Sped 09-1:  Transition Planning to Begin at Age 14
Flyer info:
Transitional Services (TS) Group Discussion – Panel
Colleen Flanagan and Kirk Joslin, Transition Services – Easter Seals
Craig Welton, State Director and Jacob Laverriere – Best Buddies
Michelle Markowitz, VP-Admissions/Outreach – Cardinal Cushing Centers