February 23 Presentation on Effective Progress

The next NewtonPAC evening meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 23 at 7:30 pm. in room 304 of the Education Center at 100 Walnut Street. Attorney Dan Heffernan, a partner at Kotin, Crabtree and Strong, will present on Effective Progress. The meeting will begin with networking and refreshments at 7:15 pm., and the presentation … Continue reading February 23 Presentation on Effective Progress

January 20 Presentation on High School Special Education Programs

The Newton Parent Advisory Council for Special Education (NewtonPAC) will host a meeting on High School Programs and Transition from middle school on January 20, 2016. The meeting will be held in the Education Center at 100 Walnut Street, room 304 (subject to change). The meeting will be from 6:30-8:00 pm  (An hour earlier than … Continue reading January 20 Presentation on High School Special Education Programs

Tonight Dec 15 Attention 4th and 5th grade parents: PAC Meeting Tonight on Middle School Transitions

We will host a NewtonPAC meeting tonight on: Middle School Programs and Transition Planning Tuesday, December 15, 2015 7:30-9 pm. Room 304 of the Education Center at 100 Walnut Street, Newtonville The agenda includes: What to expect in your child's transition meeting Presentations on the programs in all four middle schools: Neighborhood inclusion The Learning … Continue reading Tonight Dec 15 Attention 4th and 5th grade parents: PAC Meeting Tonight on Middle School Transitions

Monday, November 16 at 7:30 pm Sex Education For Kids With Special Needs

Monday, November 16; networking at 7:15, speaker at 7:30 pm Newton North High School Film Theater 457 Walnut Street The Birds and the Bees: Age-Appropriate Sex and Relationships Education at home and at school Lack of access to sexuality info puts all young people at risk, but even more so for young people with special … Continue reading Monday, November 16 at 7:30 pm Sex Education For Kids With Special Needs

Nominations Due Tuesday Nov. 3 for NewtonPAC Officers and Board Members

Dear Newton PAC members, On November 17, 2015 at 7:30 pm, the Newton Parent Advisory Council (NewtonPAC) for Special Education will hold elections during the regular PAC meeting at the Ed Center (100 Walnut St) for officers and board members. Everyone who is a parent or guardian of a child with special needs in Newton … Continue reading Nominations Due Tuesday Nov. 3 for NewtonPAC Officers and Board Members

Virtual PAC Meeting to Decide Topics for 2015-2016

The Newton PAC is pleased to invite you to our first “virtual” meeting.  The agenda for the September 29th meeting was to brainstorm topics for the 2015-2016 year. The PAC Board met on September 21st, and agreed that asking everyone to participate online would be more helpful than meeting in person with only a handful … Continue reading Virtual PAC Meeting to Decide Topics for 2015-2016