Virtual Parent Training: Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) Overview
10:00 am-11:00 am
This workshop provides an overview of the eligibility criteria, process and benefits for children through OPWDD.
To participate in parent training sessions, please email Lisa Cohen at Lcohen@myindependentliving.org for link and any materials provided. Any questions regarding the sessions, please feel free to reach out to Lisa Cohen at 845-415-2511, Diane Troeller at (845) 565-1162, ext. 243 or Jennifer Sutton at 845-565-1162, ext. 231.
Board of Education Meeting 227 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924, USA, Main Street-1-BOE Conference Room (135)
6:30 pm-7:30 pm
County-Wide Early Dismissal Drill
Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples' Day (District Closed)
Virtual Parent Workshop: Virtual Parent Member Training
9:00 am-2:00 pm
This four-hour parent member certification is for parents/families with children with IEPs. This training is open to anyone interested in learning about the special education process, or even as a refresher course on CPSE/CSE!
This workshop (through Zoom), will provide an overview and best practices approach to the CPSE/CSE process. It will educate parents and Parent Members and assist them in developing techniques and strategies to become effective members of the IEP team in their respective roles. Parents or guardians whose child has or had an IEP in the last 5 years, will receive a certificate for submission to their school district to serve as a Parent Member at CPSE/CSE meetings.
Note: This is a four-hour training in two parts, 9-11 am and 12-2 pm with a one-hour break for lunch. (April sessions are 4-6pm over 2 dates.). Four hours must be completed to receive certification.
Presented by: Community Support Network and Westchester Institute for Human Development