DESE Indicator Meetings Registration

DESE Indicator Meetings Each Session will take place 5:00pm – 6:00pm.  All groups will provide interpretation in ASL, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, Vietnamese, and Mandarin. For more information on the indicators, click here.

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Branch Out – Grow Your Group

Branch Out: Grow your Group In 2009, the Federation worked with The Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI) to document the experiences of Massachusetts’ school districts that participated in the Advancing Parent Professional Leadership in Education (A.P.P.L.E.) Institutes from 2005-2009.  Research surveys and interviews with parents of childrenRead more

Seeds for the Future – Skill Training

Seeds for the Future: Skills Training Parents who step to serve on a district group or board may be new to leadership.  Understanding how to use the group's strengths or individual member's skills are key to having an effective group. Educators, administrators, school committee and community membersRead more

Connecting Families: Presenter Bios

Connecting Families – Basics of the Autism Insurance and Behavioral Health Resource Center Presenter Bios Amy Weinstock Amy Weinstock is the Director of the Insurance Resource Center for Autism and Behavioral Health at the UMass Chan Medical School’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, and an instructor in theRead more

Co-design of Parent/Family Leadership Pages

Co-design of Parent/Family Leadership Pages Thank you for being part of our co-design process. As we develop these pages (content and design), we would appreciate your input. Please feel free to submit as many times as you feel are needed. If you are giving feedback on aRead more

2023 Visions of Community Survey

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2023 Virtual Visions of Community Registration

2023 Visions of Community Registration We have a full week of exciting and informative presentations leading up to our main conference event on Saturday. Pre-conference events and networking sessions are available for everyone to attend during the week.  The Federation for Children with Special Needs is funded

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