Lexington Special Education Parents - Lexington SEPTA - Special Education Parent Teacher Association
Monday, October 6th, 2014
7:30PM to 9:00 PM
Science Lecture Hall, Lexington High School

Working with Outside Experts

The Special Education Department of the Lexington Public Schools in collaboration with the Lexington Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) is offering a presentation by Dr. Erik von Hahn, MD, a practicing developmental-behavioral pediatrician at Tufts Medical Center* along with a discussion with Ellen Sugita, Director of Special Education.  The topic will focus on independent/outside evaluations. Among other related topics, the talk will cover the following:
•    Information on finding a qualified evaluator
•    What and how to communicate with the evaluator and the district
•    District responsibility and process


Meetings 2014--2015 School Year
  Meetings are typically held the first Thursday of the month in the evening or morning.  Topics may change as the year progresses.  All meeting notices are also posted on the LexSEPAC email list.
Thursday, November 6th, 2014
7:00 to 9:00 PM Lexington High School Media Center, Room 147
Basic Rights—overview of key special educations laws
 
We will also be offering workshops on the following topics:
 
·         Q&A with Director of Special Education Ellen Sugita and Assistant Director Kay Slusser
·         Student Self-Disclosure/Self-Advocacy
·         Executive Functioning
·         Treating anxiety in children with special needs
·         Getting organized—managing documentation for students with special needs
·         504 Plans

Under Construction: Public Google Calender with all sepac/septa meetings