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The Out of Sync Child: Understanding SPD

The Out of Sync Child: Understanding SPD

Parent Network of WNY, Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC) and People Inc. are proud to present distinguished national speaker Carol Stock Kranowitz, M.A. at the annual "Parents and Professionals Learning Together" Conference on April 7, 2011 at Lucarelli's Banquet Center, 1830 Abbott Road, Lackawanna, NY 14218  The conference will run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Ms. Kranowitz will present The Out of Sync Child: Understanding Sensory Processing Disorder.

Full-Day Conference- April 7, 2011 

Carol Stock Kranowitz will present a practical, dynamic workshop for parents and professionals on how to identify and support children of all ages with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD).  Topics to be discussed include:

Special Education: What's It All About?

Special Education: What's It All About?

Special Education: What's it All About? (Part 1)

Date: March 8, 2011

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Parent Network of WNY               

How to Find Resources

How to Find Resources

How to FIND Resources

Date: March 5, 2011

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Buffalo Central Library - West Room

What to Do with All That Paper? Binder Building in Spanish

What to Do with All That Paper? Binder Building in Spanish

What to Do with All That Paper?: Binder Building - In Spanish

Date: March 2, 2011

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: Hispanics United of Buffalo               

Fifth-Annual CASH In Saturday to be Held This Weekend to Kick Off Tax Season!

Fifth-Annual CASH In Saturday to be Held This Weekend to Kick Off Tax Season!

WHAT:     Creating Assets, Savings and Hope (CASH), an initiative of United Way, will once again kick off the income tax season with a day of free tax preparation and filing, as well as access to a wide range of other services to those earning less than $50,000 per year as part of Cash In Saturday.

WHO:        Individuals and families earning less than $50,000 per year are eligible for free tax preparation from trained preparers, as well as services from many local  banks, educational institutions, health and human service agencies, and government agencies

WHEN:   SATURDAY, January 29, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

WHERE:   Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers (BFNC) Hope Center at the Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo

Mary Queen of Angels School to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Mary Queen of Angels School to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Students, faculty, staff and families at Mary Queen of Angels School in Cheektowaga are looking forward to Catholic Schools Week with great anticipation! Located at 160 Rosewood Terrace, the Pre-K through Grade 8 regional Catholic school serves children from Amherst, Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Depew, Sloan, West Seneca and Williamsville.

Catholic Schools Week will kick off with 6 p.m. Mass on Saturday, January 29, at Queen of Martyrs Church. An ice cream social for Mary Queen of Angels students will take place in the school immediately following Mass.

Monday, January 31, will be P.J. Day at the school. Due to a faculty meeting, students will have just a half-day of school on January 31.

Development of a Meaningful IEP (Spanish Version)

Development of a Meaningful IEP (Spanish Version)

February 16, 2011 (Spanish Version)

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Development of a Meaningful Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Every child receiving Special Education services has an Individualized Education Program (IEP). What is an IEP? Where do I begin? Is it truly individualized to fit my child’s needs?  Receive tips and tools to become more involved in the planning of your child’s education.