08/24/2017 – Parent Connection support group
Parent’s Only! Join us at our monthly support group to discuss what each of us is doing to support our kiddos…without the kiddos. While we love seeing the littles every month, sometimes we parents need to focus on each other. That time is now. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 716-427-3575 for more details.
08/26/2017 – Create an inclusive iep
Please join us on Saturday, August 26th as Sara Jo Soldovieri, Taishoff Inclusive Education Fellow at the National Down Syndrome Society and head of the National Down Syndrome Society’s Inclusive Education Task Force, hosts an open forum on inclusive education and your child’s rights in the classroom. Find out more and register here.
09/30/2017 – Step Up for Down Syndrome
21_Connect is proud to sponsor the 10th Annual Step up for Down Syndrome One Mile Walk. With games, entertainment, and food throughout the day, it’s a great way to celebrate Nation Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
10/26/2017 – The Inclusion Session: Creating and Maintaining Inclusive Schools for All
Join 21_Connect on Thursday, October 26, at Hotel Henry Urban Resort Conference Center for an interactive presentation for any teacher, administrator, therapist, parent or CSE director who is interested in creating more inclusive schools. Filled with useful ideas and strategies, we will cover how to create inclusive schools and the dramatic achievement results of an inclusive shift for students with and without disabilities.
In partnership with Buffalo Hearing and Speech Center, the Inclusion Session will provide six credit hours of continuing education for teachers, school leaders, social workers, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech-language pathologists, and audiologists.