Special Needs Group presents Building Self Regulation and Self-Efficacy in Youth with Disabilities

Join us for the LWPTSA Council SNG Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, March 20, at LWSD ResourceCenter (at Redmond Town Center). Meeting opens at 6:30pm with coffee, cookies and networking – don’t miss this chance to meet and chat with Paul Vine, Director of Special Services, and his Associate Directors – and continues at 7pm with a presentation from Sara Gardner…

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Event: College Living Experience

Coming Thursday, Mar 15th from 7-8p at Lake Washington High School. Come learn more. For additional information, visit http://experiencecle.com. CLE is a post-secondary program with 6 locations across the country that support student with learning differences in the area of academics, social skills, independent living, and career development. To RSVP, click here.

Slide Presentation: Navigating the Path to College

Didn’t get to attend Anne Holmdahl‘s Parent Ed talk “navigating the Path to College”? Click here for a copy of the PowerPoint presentation that includes lots of good information.

Upcoming event: Navigating the path to college

Come Wednesday, February 28th from 6:30-8p or Thursday, March 1st from 12p-1:30p for a parent education event helping parents navigate the path to college. Anne Holmdahl, of Common Sense College Counseling, and a former LWSD parent will give an overview of high school course planning, summer options, testing, financial aid, and college selection. See the flyer here.

Life After High School: Adulting 101

Are you in High school ? About to step out into the real world? Do you think you are ready? Please join us and find out. * Gain more financial know-how about banking, budgeting, insurance and taxes * Aquire essential practical skills for household living, auto maintenance, nutrition and time mangement Click here to see event flier. Kindly RSVP by…

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LWPTSA Council Special Needs Group Community Resource Fair

Parents,caregivers, families, and educators, come check out and talk to vendors offering after school, summer, and other recreational activities or services to children with special needs and their families. Children welcome. Where: 16250 NE 74th Street, Redmond, WA 98052 – Entrance from the back parking lot When: February 20th; 7p-8:30p Click here to view the flyer.

Video: New and International Families Welcome Event

The New and International Families Welcome Event held in October by Lake Washington Council PTSA and Lake Washington School District (LWSD) showcased a video featuring international parents sharing their personal experiences and lessons, from school to culture and everything in between. Please watch the video below to see experienced international families highlighting the challenges they faced when they moved here, how…

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