If you missed the October 17th 2013 meeting by Bill Ziegler on how the Apple iPad can be used to help students with disabilities learn and communicate, read the minutes here.
At the January 31st 2013 Meeting. Mark Mayer, Brandywine School District’s Pupil Services Director co-presented with three Principals about Inclusion in the District. See his slide show here.
Mark Mayer also distributed a Parent Survey. Feel fell to fill it out and send it to Mark or bring it to a BSNPTA meeting and we’ll make sure it get to the District.
We collected a series of articles discussing the Effect of Inclusion on Nondisabled Students.
Details from the 2006 Special Ed Audit of the Brandywine School District’s Special Ed program.
If you haven’t signed up for the BSNPTA email list, here are a few of the more informative newsletters:
- Response to Intervention (RTI) Nov 2007
- Autism Resources Mar 2007
- Inclusion and non-disabled Students Oct 2006
- NCLB and IDEA Working Together Sep 2006
- DSTP Results Sep 2006
Wrightslaw Alumni will recognize and understand this Bell Curve for printing and taking to an IEP meeting.)
Beginning with school year 2005-2006, minutes from most BSNPTA meetings, including handouts from the presenters are available in the Articles section of this site:
Oct 2013 – Using the Apple iPad to Increase Learning and Communications: Overview of Some Great Apps – Bill Ziegler
Feb 2013 – Grade Band Extensions: Making the Common Core Accessible to all Students Judi MacBride and Brian Touchette
Jan 2013 – Inclusion: 6 Years after Stetson Audit
Mar 2012 – Kids Inspiring Kids
Jan 2010 – Anxiety in Children and Teens Dr. Kristen Herzel
Oct 2009 – Against All Odds: Inspiration with Kevin Reilly
Apr 2009 – IEP Clinic
Apr 2008 – IEP Changes Coming Next Year: What You Need to Know – Brian Touchette
Feb 2008 – Student Rights under IDEA and Section 504 – Mr. Charles Weiner, Esq. and Ms. Fran Fletcher
Oct 2007 – Making the Curriculum Accessible to ALL Students – Mark Holodick, Beth Mineo and Lynne Robinson
Jan 2007 – Coping with the Crisis in Mental Health: Dr. Doug Tynan
Nov 2006 – Functional Behavioral Assessments Tools to address behavior – Dr. Doug DiRaddo and Dr. Kristen Hetzel
Oct 2006 – Options after High School – expert panel
Sep 2006 – Back to School Success Strategies – ADHD Coaches and tutors Nicole Sloan, Pat Wood and Keith McGoan
May 2006 – Stetson Presentation on Audit findings
Mar 2006 – Behavior Dr. Doug Tynan
Feb 2006 – Policy Maker’s Town Hall Local Public Officials
Jan 2006 – Social Skills Cindy Schneider
Nov 2005 – Procedural Safeguards Charles Weiner and Eliza Hurst
Oct 2005 – IEPs Brian Touchette and Louann Vari from Delaware DOE
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