Join us to discuss special education issues, programs, and concerns.

Contact with any questions. Please check this website for weather updates and cancellations.

2018-2019 Monthly Presentations

Thursday, October 18, 2018 Preventing Bullying of Children with Disabilities, Johanne Pino of Massachusetts Advocates for Children(presentation available here)
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Basic Rights in Special Education, Dan Heffernan, Esq. of Kotin, Crabtree, and Strong

(presentation available here)

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Canceled
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 10 Traits of Effective Parents inSpecial Education, Jeffrey Sankey, Esq. (presentation available here)
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Executive Function Skills in Children and Adolescents, Kristen Jacobsen, MS CCC-SLPNewton North High School Auditorium

(presentation available here)

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Mental Health in Children and Adolescents with Developmental Disabilities, Dr. Kerim Munir, MD, MPH, DSc, Director of Psychiatry at the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Boston Children’s Hospital
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Public Safety, Newton Police Department
Thursday, May 16, 2019 TBD
May 30, 2019 10th Annual Special Educator Awards CelebrationNewton 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.