Join us at our February member support meeting where POAC-NoVA presents our annual “How to get the most out of your Child’s School Program”presented by Parents for Parents.There will be a panel presentation followed by a chance to briefly consult with some professionals.
Panel topics/times include:
– Top Ten IEP Things to Know (1-1:20)
– The IEP Process, Tips for Improvement and Writing Goals (1:25-1:45)
– Socialization (1:50-2:10)
– FBA (Functional Behavioral Assessment) procedures (2:15-2:35)
– Extended School Year (ESY) (Scott Campbell) (2:40-3:40)
– Professional Consultations (3-4pm)
Guest professionals will include Lisa Costantini and Maureen Nameroff.
Please note that we are addressing a lot of material, so we will start promptly at 1pm so that everything will be covered.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up to meet with a professional for a 5-10 minute consultation on your child’s IEP goals and objectives.
These consultations will occur between 3-4pm, during the ESY presentation. Deadline to sign up for a FREE consultation is 14 February 2012, no exceptions. We will try to accomodate requests for specific professionals, but cannot guarantee it. Please bring a copy of your child’s IEP to the meeting.
All our meetings are FREE and open to the public with all of our friends in the disability community welcome!
When: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 @ 1PM
Where: The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax, VA 22031. Phone number is (703) 323-0880.
From the Capital Beltway (495), take exit 52A, Route 236 heading West (Little River Turnpike). The JCCNV is located on the right-hand side, 1.5 miles west on Little River Turnpike, at the intersection of Guinea Road.
More info on the JCCNV is available at http://www.jccnv.org/.
IMPORTANT: Free Childcare is Available at this Meeting!
Free Childcare is available at most meetings excluding our Annual BBQ, Holiday Party, and Sports & Rec Fair! We will have only 10 slots available each meeting.
All slots are first-come, first-serve and are by reservation only.
Please email email@example.com to reserve your spot no later than noon on the Thursday before the meeting. This MUST be done for EVERY single child whether disabled or not for each meeting!
You will also need to fill out a waiver available at http://www.poac-nova.org/pdfs/poac-nova-2page-waiver-recording_and_liability.pdf.
NOTE: Our monthly support meetings are typically held on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Our schedule for 2012 is now available by clicking here.