It’s that time of year where we begin to prepare for the EOG assessment, known as the Georgia Milestone. Students in 3rd grade will be participating in this assessment once they return from Spring Break. In order to help your child be as prepared as possible, there are some resources available to you that can be utilized at home. Please click on the link below for more information.
Please join us for the 3rd Annual Community Connections Resource Fair for parents of students with disabilities on Monday, January 28, 2019, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Palmer Middle School in Kennesaw. Area organizations, attractions and businesses that offer opportunities for your student will be on hand to share their information. “Community Connections” is one of the quarterly Parent University events hosted by the CCSD Special Education Parent Mentors Stacy Greene and Antoinette Nichols. Please see the flyer below for additional details and sign up to attend at: http://www.signup.com/go/GWYcvaW
Challenging Behaviors: Strategies for the Homefront
VIP morning meeting to learn strategies you can use with your child at home to minimize challenging behaviors. Participants will work on a positive behavior support plan to implement with their child.
Fostering Communication Skills: Facilitating Communication Through Visual Supports & Literacy Activities
Please click on the link below to download a copy of the parent flyer. This is a great opportunity to learn how to use visual supports to increase communication exchanges for a child with low verbal skills and how to increase oral expression during literacy activities.
Understanding the IEP Process –
This is a great opportunity for parents to become familiar with and understand the IEP process. There are two dates and locations available.
Click on the link below to register:
Durham Middle School: http://www.signup.com/go/DDzAgNY
Hawthorne Center: http://www.signup.com/go/qSUjbSp
The Acworth Horizon League Fall Baseball registration is now OPEN. This is a great opportunity for students with physical and/or cognitive disabilities to get involoved in community sports. Games are held at the Horizon Field in Acworth, Georgia. You can register online at http://www.acworthparksandrecreation.org or by clicking on the attachments below to download the registration and information forms.