ATTENTION PARENTS and TEACHERS: If your child or student . . .
• struggles with school work or homework; orthen C.H.I.L.D., a committee of Scarsdale’s PT council, is a network of resources, information and support for you. We have a diverse group of dedicated volunteers who are available to answer your questions and offer support and advice. Your calls will be kept confidential.
We invite you to attend our meetings!
In addition to providing support, our meetings also enable us to discuss ways we can ensure that the school system meets our children’s special needs. Our meetings feature speakers from the Scarsdale School District as well as noted professionals in the fields of learning disabilities, psychology, and medicine.
MEETING SCHEDULE: Follow this link to the CHILD 2014-15 flyer for a printable version of this year's meeting dates and representatives.
Casual Coffee and Conversation with Eric Rauschenbach (for parents of high school-aged children and eighth graders)
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 9:15 a.m.
NEXT CHILD MEETING:
How to Prepare for Your CSE Meeting
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., Fox Meadow Elementary School New Multipurpose Room
Learn how to make your meeting more productive;
Learn tips and strategies for presenting your child's needs;
Understand how IEP goals are drafted
We will have a panel of special educational professionals from the district, and experienced parents, to share tips and strategies and answer your questions.
Transitions: Elementary School to Middle School, Middle School to High School, Post High School
**New Date**: Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., Fox Meadow Elementary School New Multipurpose Room
Meetings are generally open to the public, free of charge, and held at Scarsdale's Fox Meadow Elementary School, 59 Brewster Road, in the New Multipurpose Room on the 2nd floor unless specifically indicated. Please check our upcoming events page to confirm for those specific meetings you wish to attend.
JOIN OUR E-MAIL LIST!
E-mail ScarsdaleCHILD@gmail.com with your contact information so that we may inform you about upcoming meetings and events.
Parent Representatives Available to You
The C.H.I.L.D. committee has parent representatives who are available to assist you in every school. These parents are dedicated volunteers who have a professional interest in special education and/or who have children with learning differences. Feel free to contact them as needed. All conversations are strictly confidential.