School District hosting Parent Universities for families with children with special needs

WEST PALM BEACH — The Exceptional Student Education Department of the School District of Palm Beach County invites parents of students with special needs to its annual Special Education Parent Universities to provide instructional opportunities and information on services available to their families through the District.

Session one will take place on Saturday, September 23, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Palm Beach State College/Palm Beach Gardens Campus
located at 3160 PGA Boulevard, BB Building.

Session two will take place on Saturday, September 30, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Palm Beach State College/Lake Worth Campus located at 4200 Congress Ave., BA Building.

This is a free event for parents of students with special needs to participate in workshops on practical strategies and resources such as Navigating the Individual Education Plan (IEP) (available in Spanish and English), Technology Tools for Struggling Learners, Behavior Strategies for Families, Speech/Language Strategies (available in Spanish and English) and an Overview of Services for Pre-Kindergarten.

Parents can register by calling 561-434-8393.

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