• Special Education Parent Advisory Committee Parents of students with special needs are encouraged to participate in a group to share ideas, provide input and foster a relationship of collaboration and open communication with the district Department of Special Services. Meetings and workshops are subject to change - please visit our webpage to ensure up-to-date meeting dates/times/locations. Meetings will be moderated by the Director of Special Services and/or the Supervisor of Special Education.
     

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 1:00 pm

    2nd Floor of the Clausen Administrative Complex in the large conference room

     

    Tuesday, November 28, 2017 – 7:00 pm

    GLHS Media Center – “Helping Your Child with Anxiety at Home”

    Presented by Dr. Michael Selbst, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Behavior Therapy Associates

    Dr. Selbst will speak about childhood/adolescent anxiety and discuss with parents the ways in which they can build home environments that minimize stress and anxiety. Participants will gain an understanding of the factors contributing to anxiety and how to avoid common pitfalls that serve to maintain anxious symptoms.

     

    Wednesday, February 21, 2018 – 1:00 pm

    2nd Floor of the Clausen Administrative Complex in the large conference room

     

    Wednesday, March 14, 2018 – 7:00 pm

    GLHS Media Center – “Behavior Support in the Home”

    Presented by Mrs. Melissa Mohr, School Psychologist

     

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018 – 7:00 pm

    GLHS Media Center – “Making the Most Out of High School”

    Union County Transition Coordinators Consortium

    Organized by Mr. Steve Siebelts, School Social Worker

     

    New members are welcome and encouraged to attend!

     

    These meetings/workshops are subject to change. Please check this Special Services website for an accurate, up-to-date list of SEPAC meeting dates. Additional workshops and parent training opportunities will be posted as they are shared with us from surrounding districts and the Morris-Union Jointure Commission.