Family Resources for Talking about Race & Social Justice

Our Council logo includes a powerful reminder that inclusion is at the heart of all we do: “every child. one voice.” PTSA is an organization that supports and advocates for every child in our diverse community. This list comes from Continue reading Family Resources for Talking about Race & Social Justice

LWPTSA Special Education Group April 2021 Meeting

LWPTSA Special Education Group

“There is no such thing as a single issue struggle because we do not lead single issue lives.” Audre Lorde Equity Means Disability Justice – at the intersection of Disability and Race Yordanos Gebreamlak, Senior Education Ombuds of the Governor’s Continue reading LWPTSA Special Education Group April 2021 Meeting

Partnerships to Support Academic Engagement in Inclusive Environments

LWPTSA Special Education Group

Join us for a special presentation from the TIES Center, the national technical assistance center on inclusive practices and policies. LWSD was selected as the model district for OSPI’s Inclusionary Practices Professional Development Project. Twain Elementary is one of the UW Haring Continue reading Partnerships to Support Academic Engagement in Inclusive Environments

October is Disability History Month

On Tuesday, October 20, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm, the LWPTSA Council Special Education group presents: Understanding Legacy: Disability Rights History in the US by Eric Warwick, Defending Democracy Fellow for the Western States Center Eric is a disability rights self-advocate Continue reading October is Disability History Month