“Special Needs Education in APS” is Topic of Next NAPPS Mtg. 9/30/2015 @ E Rivers Elementary, from noon - 1pm

September 30th, E. Rivers Elementary, 12:00–1:00 p.m.

As APS moves toward a cluster charter model, NAPPS believes that an effective self-governance model requires an educated electorate. Get to “Know Your Cluster” by joining us to learn more about the state of Special Education in Atlanta Public Schools.

Speakers include:

Tammie Workman, Assistant Superintendent of Student Services

Vickie Cleveland, Executive Director of Special Education

Troy Keller, Special Education Coordinator (North Atlanta Cluster)

Topics:

Special Ed 101

How do students qualify for Special Ed services? What should you do if your child is experiencing difficulty in the classroom?

Special Needs by the Numbers

How many students in APS and in the North Atlanta Cluster are receiving services? These numbers will be broken down by categories and schools.

State of Special Ed in APS

Learn about the challenges APS has faced through the years, improvements to date, and challenges that remain.  Hear updates from the Special Education Advisory Committee.

Open Q&A

Bring your questions for our guest speakers/experts & raise them during our open forum.

E. Rivers Elementary is located at 8 Peachtree Battle Ave., Atlanta, GA 30305, and the entire community is welcome to attend. Bring your lunch. Drinks and desserts will be provided.

 Get to Know Your Cluster and Support All Students!