Workshops for Parents of Children with Special Needs
OCSB Student Services, in partnership with the Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC), PIC and CSPA, present an evening of workshops for families of children with special needs. These 4 workshops will be offered twice (Assistive Technology, Positive Advocacy, Mental Health Supports at the OCSB, On My Way - Transitions). Participants can attend two sessions of their choice.
Register Now: http://bit.ly/CSPA17SpecEd
The Ontario Ministry of Education is now accepting applications from schools councils for Parents Reaching Out Grants (PRO Grants) for the 2017-18 school year.
Application deadline: Thursday, May 25, 2017
School councils may apply for this grant to support school-based initiatives focused on engaging parents who may experience challenges in becoming involved in the school due to language barriers, recent immigration, poverty, newness to Ontario's school system, or other factors.
Visit the Ministry of Education website to learn more.
The Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODE) is pleased to provide "Relationships"; two new resources to support parents and educators. Healthy relationships are vital to the success of our children. Click on the links below to access these new resources for parents and schools.
Parent Tool Kit: "Relationships" - What parents can do to help their children develop healthy relationships.
Guidebook for Parents and Schools - To support the use of the "Relationships" tool kit
This year they will be held at St. Anthony School on Booth St. from November until April.