The past couple of years have been challenging. The pandemic brought a global health crisis, the likes we’ve never seen before. That health crisis turned into a financial crisis, a mental health crisis and a social crisis, where our friends and families struggled to make ends meet, find ways to stay okay and keep our kids socialized through several lockdowns. This Thanksgiving, as I do my annual reflection on what I am thankful for, I … Continue reading Thankful
Have You Registered Yet?
As we mentioned last week, our LDAWC Family Conference will be on Saturday, October 16th, 2021. This year’s theme is on social skills and will be held virtually so you will be able to enjoy it from the comfort of your home, with cozy slippers on and coffee in hand. The conference will begin at 9:00 am and include several fantastic speakers, including world renowned speaker, consultant and author, Rick Lavoie. The speakers and topics … Continue reading Have You Registered Yet?
7th Annual LDAWC Family Conference
We are absolutely thrilled to present our LDAWC Family Conference on Saturday, October 16th, 2021. This year’s theme is on social skills (timely given the pandemic we are coming out of) and will be held virtually so you will be able to enjoy it from the comfort of your home. The conference will begin at 9:00 am and include several fantastic speakers, including world renowned speaker, consultant and author, Rick Lavoie. It is a FREE … Continue reading 7th Annual LDAWC Family Conference
IEP Meetings – How to Get the Most From Them
Last week, our blog addressed the IPRC (Identification, Placement, and Review Committee) so it seems only fitting that we address the IEP (Individual Education Plan). This is an important annual meeting that will address your child’s performance in the classroom with respect to goals, as well as review supports and services to see if they are effective in providing your child with what they need. New goals will also be set. For a better understanding … Continue reading IEP Meetings – How to Get the Most From Them
IPRC Meetings – What Are They?
The bell is about to ring and signal the start of another school year. Hopefully one with a little more stability and less anxiety for all involved- parents, teachers, students, educational assistants and administrators alike. It’s no secret that our children are going to need support in the aftermath of the pandemic, so we thought it was a good time to re-introduce all things IPRC- The Identification, Placement, and Review Committee (IPRC) Process. These committees … Continue reading IPRC Meetings – What Are They?