FALL CONFERENCE: Solutions for Supporting Your Unique Student

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Saturday, September 24th   9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Resurrection Lutheran Church, 100 W. Lochmere Dr. Cary, NC


 

We are assembling a team of parents, students, educators, community and members to share their knowledge and experience navigating the supports available to students to succeed in general education.

So join us for dynamic small group discussions around the topics of:

• IEP (Roles/Organizing)

• Study and Test Taking Skills

• Accessing Extracurricular activities; Developing Social Skills

• Accommodations and Modifications at School


 

EXTRAS: Resource Fair, Refreshments; No Childcare

To register: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/wcpss-special-education-advisory-council-11153921709

 

COMING SOON!

SEAC Conferences

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Fall 2016 “Solutions for Supporting Your Unique Student” A Panel will discuss a variety of topics around our students who receive special education services through regular education with supports. Topics will include:

IEP Our Roles and Getting  and Staying Organized
Improving Study and Test Taking Skills
Accessing Extra-curricular activites; Developing Social Skills
Owning your Uniqueness: Empowering the Student
Accomodations and Modifications at School

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Spring 2017 “Choices & Changes: Transitions in School”

More info coming soon!

Open House Resource Fair

Lots of information at your finger tips!

SEAC Members Resource Fair Participants:

  1. Alliance of Disability Advocates
  2. Advocates for Inclusive Education
  3. The Arc of the Triangle
  4. BEGINNINGS For Parents of Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  5.  Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center [ECAC]
  6.  GCF Family Support Services
  7.  National Alliance on Mental Illness – Wake Co. Chapter
  8.  New Voices
  9.  NC Assoc. for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments
  10.  Triangle CHADD
  11.  Triangle Down Syndrome Network
  12.  Wake County Autism Society
  13. Wake PTA Special Education Inclusion Committee

Wake County Public Schools Resource Fair Participants

  1. Adapted PE
  2. Assistive Technology
  3. Audiology
  4. Hearing Impairment
  5. Occupational Therapy
  6. Physical Therapy
  7. Special Transportation
  8. Speech/Language Therapy
  9. Visual Impairment
  10. Family & Community Connections
  11. Vocational Rehabilitation Services

SEAC OPEN HOUSE

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The 7th Annual SEAC Open House and Resource Fair will be held November  2, 2015.

We will have the same format as previous years with a resource fair of member agencies and school system departments as well as present our annual SEAC Awards.

Click here for more info!

2015 SEAC Awards are now accepting nominations

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2015-2016 Special Education Advisory Council Awards

It’s our way of saying “Thank you”!

Friend of an Exceptional Student Award & Inclusive Program or People Award

 Form more info click here!

Q&A!

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Looking for answers, check out the WCPSS Special Education Services pages– lots of good info. And phone numbers so you can track down whoever you are looking for!!!

 

SEAC 2015-16 Leadership

Please welcome our new leadership, Chair Jennifer Pfaltzgraff with The Arc of the Triangle and Vice Chair Lindsay Tipton with Triangle Down Syndrome Network.

Both have served as representative for their agency previously and they look forward to working with families and school staff to serve kids in Wake County.

Until the Fall…

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Have a great summer! To keep in touch and ask your questions- find us on facebook!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Special-Education-Advisory-Council-Wake-County/101822276613248?ref=hl

 

Special Transportation

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Need information about transportation for your child?

Visit the Special Needs Transportation page on WCPSS website for more info!

http://www.wcpss.net/what-we-teach/services/special-education/ses-transportation.html