Join us to discuss special education issues, programs, and concerns.
Wednesday, January 9, 2018
7:15 – 9 pm
Room 210, Education Center, 100 Walnut Street
Elementary to Middle School Transition
NPS Student Services Team
Staff from the Newton Public School Student Services team will provide an overview of both neighborhood and city-wide middle school programs, as well as guidance on a successful middle school transition. This presentation is a valuable source of information for any parents preparing for an elementary to middle school transition within the next couple of years.
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2017-2018 Monthly Presentations
|September 25, 2017||SEPAC Open Board Meeting – 2017-18 planning|
|October 5, 2017
||Update on Special Education in Newton, Karen Shmukler, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, NPS
Presentation is available here.
|October 19, 2017
||SEPAC School Committee Candidate Forum
The Barry Price Center, Newton Highlands
School Committee and Mayoral candidate responses to questions from SEPAC members are here.
Video of the event is available here.
|November 8, 2017||Basic Rights in Special Education, Ruth Diaz, Federation for Children with Special Needs|
|December 6, 2017||Police Safety Awareness Presentation with a Focus on Individuals with Disabilities, Newton Police Department|
|January 9, 2018
||Elementary to Middle School Transition, NPS Student Services Staff|
|February 28, 2018||Reducing Anxiety in Children, Jessica Minahan
At Newton North High School Auditorium
|March 15, 2018||TBD|
|April 11, 2018||Transition to Post High School, Jill Curry|
|May 22, 2018||TBD
SEPAC Board Elections
|June 13, 2018||9th Annual Special Educator Awards Celebration
Newton North High School
Newton Special Education Parent Advisory Council (Newton SEPAC) meetings are free and open to all people interested in learning more about special education.
Unless otherwise noted, all meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Education Center, 100 Walnut Street, Newtonville, in Room 210. Light refreshments and networking start at 7:15 p.m.