Special Education/SELPA

  • Dedication to Special Education Grants Programs

    Please see the attached from Dedication to Special Education regarding their 2017-18 Grants Program.  Classroom Grant applicant may request up to $2,500 - Submission Deadline is October 27, 2017.  Site Innovation Grant amounts can be up to $75,000 - Submission deadline is December 15, 2017.

    English Language Learners with SLI - October 3, 9:00 am - 12:00 noon

    MCOE: Foundation Room

    Presenter: Liz Arenas, M.S., CCC-SLP-L, Speech-Lanugage Pathologist

    Intended Audience: Speech-Lanugage Pathologists

    This training will review the second language acquisition process. Participants will become familar with the State Standards for English Language Learners and points that are important to consider when planning intervention. Participants will explore resources and materials to implement in therapy sessions for English Language Learners with Speech Language Impairment.

    DSE Event: Tipi for Children Training: Resolving Emotional Difficulties in Kids: 

     2 Part Series - October 18, November 1, 2017

    Trainer: Cedric Bertelli, Director of Tipi USA has been introducing Tipi in the US since 2009.

    Tipi for Children is a training program for teachers that was developed specifically for young children (ages 2-9). This course empowers children to resolve emotional difficulties without teachers having to understand the underlying causes. Tipi can be used by anyone, anywhere, without prior knowledge.