Free Educational Workshops are provided to improve parents' knowledge about the special education process in preschool and kindergarten.
Workshops are designed to help families understand EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL EDUCATION, the transition process from Early Intervention to Preschool Special Education Services' and Preschool Special Education to School Age Services:
For more information on Parent Workshops contact:
The Early Childhood Direction Center
Free Workshops are provided to special education providers on resources to promote positive social emotional skills, early language/communication and literacy, and the use of appropriate behaviors. In addition the workshops will provide information on how to improve opportunities for children with special needs in nursery schools and day care settings.
Community workshops presented by professional staff to the early childhood community include the following topics:
As part of the inclusion project free on-site technical assistance is offered to early childhood programs to help with:
For information on the Inclusion Project Contact:
Catherine Warkala, Coordinator
The Queens Early Childhood Direction Center