Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)

Welcome to SEPAC: Special Education Parent Advisory Counsil

SEPAC Mission Statement:
The mission of the Lower Township Elementary Schools’ Special Education Parent Advisory Council is to facilitate communication between students, parents, staff, the Board of Education, and the community, with regards to the districts’ special education programs, for the purpose of advising the Board of Education and administration on matters pertaining to improving the quality of special education district wide.

Greetings from the Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC).  Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year we are inviting you to virtually attend our winter SEPAC meetings.  The following workshops are being offered to you through SPAN. Utilizing the provided link, you can register for the sessions of your choice.

Literacy Strategies for Families - November 16, 2020
Time: 1 PM - 2:15 PM
This workshop will help families to support their child's reading achievement, especially children who are struggling readers.  
Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/literacy-strategies-for-families-tickets-128288389025

Basic Rights in Special Education - November 18, 2020 
Time: 6 PM - 7:15 PM 
This presentation provides families with an introduction to their rights and responsibilities as parents of children with special needs under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the New Jersey Code, and Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act.
Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/basic-rights-in-special-education-tickets-128452283237

Interventions and Supports for Struggling Students - November 23, 2020
Time: 6 PM - 7:15 PM 
This workshop will provide information on resources and helpful strategies for use at school and at home to help avoid student failure. 
Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/interventions-and-supports-for-struggling-students-tickets-128454138787 

If you have any questions, please reach out to Pat Cone 609-884-9440 or pcone@lowertwpschools.com

We look forward to meeting in person once this pandemic is over.

Sincerely,
Debra Keeler
Supervisor of Special Services
Lower Township Elementary School District
609-884-9440 Ext. 5302
dkeeler@lowertwpschools.com


What grade-level is of concern to you?
Elementary School
Middle School
High School

What is your relationship to Special Education?
Parent of Classified Student
Advocate
Teacher
Administrator
Other

What topics are of interest to you and would motivate you to attend?


What would be the most convenient time for you to attend workshops?
Daytime
Evening

What, if any, programs would you like to see the district implement?


Would you be willing to act as a liaison between your childs school and SEPAC?
Yes
No

Would you like to share your contact information with SEPAC?
Yes
No

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