PAUSD Parent Information Session on IEPs & 504 plans (Part 2) – SMART GOALS
Wed, Jan 27, 6:30 – 7:30 PM, SDC Room, 25 Churchill, Palo Alto
Is your child struggeling in school? Information about IEP/504
If your child is struggling in school, they may qualify for support under an IEP (Individualized Education Program) or 504 plan. This session is the first in a series. Presented by PAUSD staff, including Director of Special Education Chiara Perry, Director of Student Services Brenda Carrillo, and Coordinator of Student Services Lissette Moore-Guerra, this series of informational sessions will provide an overview of IEPs and 504s, and answer parent questions.
Session 1: Intro to Special Education, What’s an IEP or 504 and does my child need one?
Date: Monday, November 9th, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Location: SDC Room, 25 Churchill
Session 2: Goal Setting, working with your IEP team to set smart goals
Date: Wednesday, January 27, 6:30-7:30 p.m.)
Location: SDC Room, 25 Churchill
Inclusive Schools, Every Student Every Day
Morning Coffee with Dr.Tom Hehir
Parents, educators and staff are welcome to join in a lively discussion with Dr. Tom Hehir. An advocate for children with disabilities in the education system, Dr, Hehir is the Silvana and Christopher Pasucci Professor of Practice in Learning Differences at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Dr. Hehir will join the district in partnership to review our systems of support for all students.
October 8th, 8:30- 9:45 am., JLS Middle School Room 730.
Third Annual Palo Alto Unified School District Student Services Fair.
This event will be held on Thursday, October 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Jordan Middle School
750 N. California Ave, Palo Alto CA 94303.
The purpose of the Student Services Fair is to help our parent community better understand, utilize and connect with free/low cost services available to them and their children in Palo Alto.
Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain
The Student Services office is hosting a free parent outreach event on Wednesday, February 11th from 6-8pm at the District Office, Conference
Parent Information Dates for Middle to High School Transitions
- Jordan February 25, 2015 (6:30)
- JLS March 18, 6-7:30 (6 parent network 6-6:30)
- Terman February 26, 6-6:30 SPED
For further details contact your child’s teacher or case manager.
JLS Movin’ Up Event
JLS Special Education team is holding an evening event on Wednesday March 18 ( 6:00 pm, JLS Auditorium ),to help families prepare for transition and articulation. Transitioning into a new school and/or grade is an important step in your child’s educational journey. JLS will present “A Day in the Life of a JLS Student” and review classes, supports and the many exciting activities that JLS has to offer. Meant for incoming 5th grade parents and JLS parents grades 6-8th.
PAUSD Parent Ed Series:
Focusing on Executive Functioning for the Real World: The time for transition is now!
Presented by Elizabeth Rochin
February 17, 2015
This presentation is designed to address supportive ways to promote independence and success in school and beyond for families of children who receive special education services.
Inclusion:Building a Collective Community in our Schools
Presented by Rich Villa
January 14, 2015
One Step at A Time: Preparing for Life After High School
Karen Hyde, College Counselor
December 3, 2014
An event for parents and students who receive special education services in high school. This presentation is designed to address supportive ways to promote independence and success in school and beyond for families of children who receive special education services. Palo Alto High School, SSRC (in the library)