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We’re pleased to list our upcoming programs below.

Although we would love to present programs throughout the country, our resources limit us for now to staying near our home base in Connecticut and Weschester County, and to reach you through our e-newsletter and website—including the content of many of our programs.

OCTOBER 16, 2014
Parents As Leaders
A training expert from Ramapo will provide techniques for improving communication skills, reducing stress, and preventing problem behaviors, along with advocating effectively for children with learning disabilities. This interactive workshop is limited to 25 parents or caregivers.
Location: West Rocks Middle School Library, 81 West Rocks Road, Norwalk, CT
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Co-sponsored by SPED*NET Wilton, SPEDPartners & Norwalk Public Schools
Registration Info:
To come

NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Family Dynamics: The Impact of LD and ADHD on Families
Dr. Judy Grossman, Associate Director of the Ackerman Institute for the Family in New York City will discuss how to handle the common dilemmas facing families of children with learning disabilities and ADHD – including the impact on siblings, spouses and other relatives.
Location: To come
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Registration Info: To come

NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Dyslexia 101
Join us to hear Dr. Margie Gillis, the renowned reading expert, present the basics on dyslexia: What it is, warning signs in children, the process of evaluating and diagnosing dyslexia – and evidence-based programs to effectively teach students who struggle with reading and writing.
Location: Willoughby Wallace Memorial Library, 146 Thimble Island Rd., Stony Creek, CT
Time: To come
Co-sponsored by Decoding Dyslexia CT
Registration Info:
To come

DECEMBER 8, 2014
Executive Function & Working Memory: A Primer for Parents
Executive functions and working memory are critical aspects of a child’s ability to be successful in school. Dr. Lydia Soifer, the esteemed Director of the Soifer Center for Learning & Child Development will make these complex topics understandable, and relate them to manageable everyday tasks.
Location: Darien Public Library, 1441 Post Rd, Darien, CT
Co-sponsored bySPED*NET Wilton and Darien SEPAC
Time:
7:00pm – 9:00pm
Registration Info: To come