Special Education Family Engagement

  • The Office of Specialized Services and the Office of Family Engagement and Community Partnerships work together to offer families of students with disabilities opportunities to:

    • gain information to make informed decisions
    • connect to other families, their schools and the district
    • learn about available resources
    • feel supported  

     

    2018-19 Special Education Family Engagement Calendar of Events:

    Link to: calendar of events

    Monday, September 10 - SEAC (Special Education Advisory Council)

    Monday, October 1 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Saturday, October 20 - Hmong Mental Health Fair

    • 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Washington Technology Magnet, 1495 Rice St., Saint Paul, 55117
    • Hmong mental health leaders, health care professionals and educators present a panel discussion and breakout sessions in Hmong

    Tuesday, October 23 - Field Trip to Groves Academy LD/ADHD College & Post-Secondary Opportunities Fair

    • 6-8:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Mpls, 1500 Park Pl Blvd, St. Louis Park, 55416
    • College fair for students with learning disabilites, such as dyslexia, attention disorders and other learning differences
    • A SPPS bus will take families to the fair or families may drive themselves

     Monday, November 5 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Monday, December 3 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Monday, January 7 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Monday, February 4 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Friday, February 22 - Special Education Family Resource Fair

    • 5:30-8:00 p.m. at Benjamin E. Mays, 560 Concordia Ave, Saint Paul, 55103

    Monday, March 4 - SEAC 

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Tuesdays, March 5 - April 16 - Special Education Parent Academy

    • 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Monday, April 8 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Thursday, April 18 - Augmentative and Alternative Communication Family Event

    • Time and location T.B.D.

    Monday, May 6 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102

    Thursday, May 9 - Planning for After High School: My Next Steps

    • Time and location T.B.D.

    Monday, June 3 - SEAC

    • 6-8 p.m. at the Administration Building, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, 55102