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Pathways to Graduation
August 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Family Resource Network and Starbridge, Inc. Present:
“Pathways to Graduation”
Learn what “pathways to graduation” are available for students who have disabilities in New York State. What does each diploma, credential, and certificate offer for a student’s future? What is the difference between a local diploma, a Regents diploma, and a Skills and Achievement Commencement Credential?
This workshop will help you and your student make informed decisions regarding school, placement, and services. Understand the difference between each diploma and credential and the impacts on postsecondary options. Gain information to help you and your child make informed decisions regarding school, placement, and services
About our Speaker: Kara Georgi is the Parent Education Specialist for Starbridge Parent Training and Information Center. She offers support and information for families and professionals navigating the special education system in Cayuga, Tompkins, Onondaga, Cortland, Broome, Madison, Chenango, Otsego and Delaware Counties.
Friday, August 7, 2020
Registration is required.
To register online please follow the link below. To register by phone, call the Family Resource Network at 432-0001.
Family Resource Network serves the families of people with disabilities in Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins counties. Families of individuals with OPWDD eligibility living in these 6 counties will be approved first. If space allows, other families of individuals with disabilities in these 6 counties will be approved starting August 4. Families from other counties, professionals, and community members will be approved beginning August 6. Please completely answer the registration questions to ensure your registration is processed in a timely manner.
***This conference is funded through a grant from OPWDD. Self-directing families will need to add “Advocacy” to their budgets prior to attending. Please contact Family Resource Network at(607)432-0001 for assistance adding this program to your budget.***