Third Thursday: Family Online Learning Series
Introducing Third Thursday, a new monthly 1-hour webstream series designed for families of individuals with disabilities. Each month, you’ll learn from experts in the field as they address hot topics and key concerns - and provide research-based and tested practices, ideas, and strategies to help address your most pressing needs.
The webstream is scheduled from 6:30 - 7:30pm the third Thursday of every month. Can’t attend the live stream? No worries. All sessions will be archived on the Family Center website.
- Transition Planning Tools
- Employment First and the 8 Predictors of Transition Planning Success
- Lifespan Services from the County Boards of Developmental Disabilities
- Understanding Sensory Challenges
- A Framework for Thinking About Puberty and Disability
Third Thursday: Preparing Your Child for a Good School Year
August 18, 2016
Children with disabilities can experience challenges with many transitions. Knowing how to help your child with a disability be prepared for changes can hep them overcome these challenges and become more at ease and more confident as learners. This session will help parents help their child, but it will also help parents of children with disabilities get themselves set up to communicate and track their child's progress throughout the school year.