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VA Special Education Parent Involvement Survey

May 14, 2015 in Community News

 

 

Your participation in this survey will help the Virginia Department of Education collect the information needed to report on parental involvement. In addition, the information may be used by the school division in which your child attends school but your responses will be kept anonymous and never be personally linked to your child.

If you have any questions about this survey, please contact Hank Millward at the Virginia Department of Education, 804-371-0525 orhank.millward@doe.virginia.gov.


 

All upcoming FCPS Parent Resource Center events.

Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC) – May 6, 2014

April 29, 2014 in Community Events, Families

“Transition Planning Topics” Workshop, by Julie Triplett,

It’s never too early to start thinking about Transition Planning. Please join Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC) as we welcome Julie Triplett of the Disability Law Center of Virginia for a workshop on this important topic!

 

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Free Workshop for Parents on Advocating for Their Child with a Disability: March 2, 2013

February 8, 2013 in Advocacy & Access, Community Events, Community News, Families

Providing Access to Healthcare

proudly presents

Me? An Advocate

Empowering Parents to successfully navigate advocating for their child with a disability

in medical, educational and community settings.

Presented by

Jillian Anderson

Jillian Anderson is a national certified interpreter and has parentworked in the field since August of 2000, when she graduated with an undergraduate degree in ASL. She has experience as an educational interpreter, a VRS interpreter and trainer, a freelance community Interpreter (medical, community events, religious ceremonies and services), teaching ASL in both formal and informal settings, leading sign choirs and doing private mentoring for new graduates in the interpreting field.

Jillian has 5 children and the oldest two are both deaf, she is passionate about teaching others how to communicate with them and how to advocate for their own children with unique needs. Her husband is an Active Duty Marine and they are currently living aboard Quantico.

When:            Saturday March 2, 2013

12:00pm-3:00pm

Cost:               FREE

Where:           Lorton Community Library

9520 Richmond Highway

Lorton, VA 22079-2124

PLEASE RSVP to shellyjobhelper@yahoo.com or on FACEBOOK

 

ASL and Spoken Spanish interpreters will be provided

PLEASE NOTE: Additional accommodations or specialized interpreting needs must be requested by 02/22/2013

 

Providing Access to Healthcare for the Deaf Community is funded by a grant from the Potomac Health Foundation.

 

Beth Klein, Owner
Employment Solutions for Deaf & Hard of Hearing, LLC
866-240-4573 voice
540-242-9177 fax


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