Presented by Kristine O’Brien, Parent Outreach Specialist Syracuse University Parent Assistance Center (SUPAC) Mid-State Region Special Education Parent Technical Assistance Center and Carol Watros Central RSE-TASC Thinking about what you want to do after high school is exciting. Preparation for that journey is key while you are still in school. … Continue reading
A successful transition process is based on the student strengths, preferences and interests, and requires collaboration between the student, family, school district and community agencies. Transition planning and services are designed to prepare a student with a disability to achieve his or her post-secondary goals related to living, learning and … Continue reading
Parent Engagement Series Provided for SCSD’s Parent University by SUPAC Presented by Kristine O’Brien and Shana Lewis Parent Outreach Specialists at SUPAC Session 7: Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with Disabilities Thinking about what you want to do after high school is exciting. Preparation for that journey is key … Continue reading
Presenter: Kristine O’Brien, Training Specialist – SUPAC The mission of the New York State Education Department (NYSED), Office of Special Education, is to ensure that students with disabilities have opportunities to benefit from high-quality instruction, to reach the same standards as all students, and to leave school prepared to successfully … Continue reading
GLITCH: Empower Transition Through Technology When students with disabilities Grow, Learn, and Innovate with TeCHnology (GLITCH), they create, shape, and maximize their abilities. Please join us as we explore tools, applications, and practices to help students successfully transition to the world of work, post-secondary learning, and independent living! Registration 8:15am Student … Continue reading
Presented by Kristine O’Brien, SUPAC Training Specialist Post-Secondary Transition is planning and preparing for one’s future after high school while still in school. In this workshop, you will learn about the transition process for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). You will also learn the answers to the following questions … Continue reading
iAdvocate provides parents with both information and most importantly, strategies in regards to their educational rights and getting their child’s needs met. The goal of iAdvocate is to share and develop specific strategies with parents for working collaboratively with a school team to improve their children’s education and to provide the most inclusive and meaningful educational environment for students with disabilities.