NEXT SEPTA MEETING! ***Monday March 3, 2014 at 7pm***
Discussion based on Simplicity Parenting, presented by Jessica Fulton, LCSW
Location: JJMS Library
Jessica Fulton will discuss the simple, practical, ‘family-tested’ wisdom offered in the book Simplicity Parenting,
by Kim John Payne.
Parents will learn:
*How to overcome ‘roadblocks’ to listening and distractibility
*How to recognize your child’s ‘quirks’ as gifts
*How simplifying the environment can greatly impact your family connections
SEPTA is gearing up for a busy spring!
We are looking for members to to help us write an easy-to-read Parent Resource Guide that will be utilized by parents looking for information about Early Intervention through Post-Graduate resources. We are working with the Office of Special Services to complete this guide by the end of the school year. If you would like to contribute to this project based on your experiences within SPED, please contact us immediately.
Also, please see below for upcoming events.
Wednesday, March 19th from 10:30am-noon
SEPTA Parents Coffee
Location: Private residence. We will provide location upon RSVP.
Come meet other SEPTA parents over coffee to discuss concerns, offer advice and answer questions about school, local events and more! Our goal is to support each other in this journey we share in parenting a child with special needs. Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday April 1st SAVE THE DATE!
Location: JJMS Gym
Parents, teachers and all are invited to participate in the award-winning workshop Differences Day. Come see what all the fuss is about, and experience the disability simulation stations designed for our elementary aged students in KLSD. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet parents districtwide. We are looking for volunteers to help with this amazing event. Look out for the flyer soon! To volunteer, please sign up at http://www.klsepta.org/volunteer/
Saturday, May 31st 3pm-5pm
SEPTA Field Day
Location: Lewisboro Town Park
Come meet the coaches of Rising Stars Sports and have some fun in the sun! Participate in relay races and indulge in our bake sale as we strive to raise money for summer camps.
Welcome to the Katonah-Lewisboro SEPTA homepage!
Katonah-Lewisboro Special Education PTA (SEPTA) is a district-wide Parent Teacher Association organized for the specific purpose of providing information and support to parents of children with special needs, including children involved in resource room help, speech and other special services.
SEPTA sponsors speakers, fundraisers, library resources, a go-to for community events and a parent support network. A schedule and description of the meetings will be posted on our web site. All are welcome. For information, contact one of the SEPTA officers.
To view the latest presentation from the Office of Special Services, click here.