Screen Shot 2016-04-19 at 3.23.31 PM.pngThe MFSC special education team is excited to host a spring family conference on Saturday, May 14 from 8:30am-12:30pm at the High School for Art and Design, 245 E 56th St, New York, NY 10022 (between 2nd and 3rd Ave).  This conference is open to all Manhattan parents of students with disabilities and is intended to provide our parents with the skills to understand the IEP process and take an active role in the IEP process.

Spring MFSC Conference Flyer

If you have any questions, or are able to join us for this event, please contact our Special Education Community Support Coordinator, Iris Escollies, at (212)-356-8553 orIEscoll@schools.nyc.gov.

Agenda for May 14

Time Activity
8:30-9:15 ·         Registration

·         Breakfast (provided by the MFSC)

·         Resources for families

9:15-9:45 ·         Meet the BFSC Special Education Team

·         How do I contact my Superintendent’s Team

·         Overview of goals for the conference

·         Logistics for the conference

9:45-9:55 Transition to Breakout Sessions
9:55-10:35

10:45-11:25

11:35-12:15

Breakout Sessions

(Participants can choose three sessions)

·         The Nuts & Bolts of the IEP Process

·         Diploma Options & Life after High School

·         Positive Behavior Strategies & Supports

·         Understanding Learning Disabilities

12:15-12:30 ·         Wrap-up