Diploma Pathways

Starting this October, FND PEN will host an in-person monthly workshop in collaboration with Lake County Public School.

We will cover a wide variety of topics related to special education, effective communication, resources, and much more.

On February 21, 2024, we will present a workshop on ‘Nuts & Bolts of Diploma Pathways’.

This is an in-person event and you can register in advance at this link: https://forms.gle/W4dMTQypncy4VDYM6 or scan the QR code to register.Loading indicator

Workshop Details:

This presentation provides information to help students and their families understand the various pathways to graduation, including information on accelerated options and deferred graduation.

‘PEN it IN’ with DSACF: A Webinar Series

Starting this September FND PEN will be hosting virtual monthly webinars in collaboration with the Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida.

We will cover a wide variety of topics related to special education, effective communication, resources and much more.

It will be held monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.

Please use this link to register in advance: Registration Link

Helping With Homework

Workshop Summary

Is getting homework done more than a chore for your child? You’re not alone – most children avoid doing their homework. If you’ve ever wondered how to help your child do homework without a struggle, this training will show you how! Join us for a great discussion on new and fun tips for helping children with their homework and how to be supportive of their educational efforts.

Facebook Live Event Link: https://fb.me/e/Ql0ntxxM

Konferans Tranzisyon pou Jen – Youth Transition Conference

Konferans Tranzisyon pou jen – Youth Transition Conference

Yon fanmiy ki gin yon pitit ou byen yon elev ki gin yon andikap ou yon konsidsyon ap benefisye de konferans sa! Jwen ak nou pou nou ka pale ak 3 jen ki, malgre andikap yo, fe gran efo pou yo ka trase yon chemin pou reyisit pa yo.

Nou gen 3 jen ki pral pale avek nou sou cheminman pa yo etan ke yo afekte pa andikap visib e envisib. Nap gen opotinite pou nou tande istwa yo, e pose keksyon.

Planifikasyon tranzisyon se yon pwosesis kontinyèl ki kòmanse nan laj 12 ans pou prepare elèv ki gen andikap pou lavi apre lekòl segondè. Li mande pou planifikasyon, devlopman konpetans, ak yon rezo sipò. Konferans sa ap touche suje sa yo ak anpil lot bagay…

Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/271695375683368?ref=newsfeed

Supporting Youth: Navigating to Adult Healthcare

This webinar is for Youth and their Parents/Caregivers to learn about transitioning from pediatric to adult healthcare!
There are significant differences between adult and pediatric health care models. Pediatric care is family oriented and relies on parent involvement in decision making; adult care is guided by the patient and requires independent skills of the patients. Healthcare transition is important for all youth, and it’s important to be prepared.

Webinar on Family STAR Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/FamilySTARFND

Osceola County “An Evening with the Agencies”

Prepare for the future! FREE Refreshments & Door Prizes!

Workshops:  Standard Diploma Deferral & 18 to 22-year-old transition options: Health Care Transition–Moving from Pediatric to Adult Health Services: Accessing Resources Available through Vocational Rehabilitation (VR): Overview of APD–Agency for Persons with Disabilities and more…. FREE EXHIBITS

Opciones de Diplomas

Los invitamos a que se unan con la entrenadora de padres Josefina Gonzalez por YouTube Live el Jueves 29 de Septiembre a las 5:00pm en Español.  Esta presentación brinda información para ayudar a los estudiantes y sus familias a comprender los diversos caminos hacia la graduación, incluida información sobre opciones aceleradas y graduación diferida.

Opciones de Diplomas

Los invitamos a que se unan con la entrenadora de padres Josefina Gonzalez por FBLive, en Español.  Esta presentación brinda información para ayudar a los estudiantes y sus familias a comprender los diversos caminos hacia la graduación, incluida información sobre opciones aceleradas y graduación diferida.

Opciones de Diplomas

Los invitamos a que se unan con la entrenadora de padres  Josefina Gonzalez por FBLive en Español. Esta presentación brinda información para ayudar a los estudiantes y sus familias a comprender los diversos caminos hacia la graduación, incluida información sobre opciones aceleradas y graduación diferida.

Understanding SSI/SSDI

This presentation will highlight information on understanding the application, eligibility for special cases and populations, and how to navigate denials.

Join us on Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/FamilySTARFND/