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FREE Professional Development for Public Educators!

1809_FACET_ProfDev_Prek_graphicThrough a grant provided by the Department for Elementary and Secondary Education, we are pleased to present an opportunity for early childhood educators working in Massachusetts public schools to explore latest research, discover new strategies that work, and re-energize their practice in working with families! Our Fall / Winter Series: Partnering with Families of Young Children Transitioning to Public Pre-K and Kindergarten will be offered as a three-credit graduate course from Fitchburg State University. The (mostly) online course begins on October 20, 2018 and runs through February 9, 2019. Learn more about this professional development series here!


Planning a Life Transition Conference


 

Planing a Life Conference graphicOn October 24 and 26, the Link Center will hold its Planning a Life (PAL) conference for families, educators, and professionals serving youth aged 14-22. Topics include creating a vision for life beyond high school, Transition laws and assessments, post-secondary Eeucation and career preparation, and community connections. Click here to read more about the conference!


Recent Updates


 

RTSC Webinar: “Agreeing to Disagree, How to Effectively Resolve Disputes with School Districts”, presented by Kevin A. Domingos, Ph. D., and Daniel T.S. Heffernan, Esq.
Joan Wasser Gish Tipping the Scales Our guests discuss the available services and process for parents who request an Independent Neuropsychological Evaluation, as well as children’s educational rights. Visit our YouTube page to view the webinar.

 

Photos and Video: Gala 2018
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Photos and video from our 2018 Gala are now online! Watch the awards ceremony and see all the beautiful hats at our Kentucky Derby-themed event. Thanks to all who donated to the Silent Auction, volunteered, or joined us for the evening! We could not do this without you. View the photos and video here!
 


Information for Donors


 

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