Troy Special Services PAC Meeting Dates:
All meetings are at the Services Building, 4420 Livernois Rd. - 7:00pm (unless noted otherwise) - Board Room
February 9 - Transition planning for high school and beyond - Handouts
January 12 – Dr. Angela DeBastos, PH.D. will provide a presentation on Executive Function
December - No meeting
November 10 – What to do if the process isn’t working?
October 13 – IEP Process presented by Kathy Jagels, Special Education Director
September 15 - General Meeting - Meeting Minutes
September 15 - General Meeting: Introduction of new Supervisor of Special Education, Adrian Dean, and the new Special Services Leadership Committee (This meeting will be held at the Central Office board room – 4400 Livernois Rd.)
October 14 - Dyslexia Awareness Month – Joel Cheney, Regional Manager of Centers and Center Director for Lindamood Bell: What is Dyslexia and common misconceptions.
November 19 - General Meeting
January 12 - General Meeting
February 9 - Give & Take Event and General Meeting.
March 8 - General Meeting. Nominations, Leadership Team Available, repeat last month's offering: an opportunity to share books, ideas, and resources for parents of children who are special learners.
March 30 - NEW DAYTIME MEETING !! 10:00AM - 11:00AM - As requested by some members, we are having a daytime meeting for those of you who have hard time making the evening times. This will not be a formal meeting but a casual get together to discuss any questions you may have or just to come out and connect with other parents in the district. Hope to see you there!
April 21st 6:30pm-8:00pm: TRANSITION TO COLLEGE FOR STUDENTS WITH A DISABILITY
SPEAKER - DALE ROHRBACH, PH.D, ACCESS COORDINATOR, OAKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Mr. Rohrbach will highlight the differences between high school and college. Students, parents, teachers and counselors are invited to attend. Voting for 2016/2017 PAC Board Members will also take place at this meeting.
May 11 - Elections for Board Members
May 19 6:30-8:30pm Outstanding Staff Awards / Social Hour - Athens High School TAAC room
September 30 - General Meeting; Dr. Rich Machesky the new Superintendent of Troy Schools; Kathy Jagels and Shawna Veit present special education data; Staff/Parent communications
October 21 - Elizabeth Cummings, MA, LLP and Sara Splan, CCC-SLP, present: Home Based Strategies for Fostering Independence with Executive Skills
November 18 - Resource Night – Community Special Education Services and Programs
December – No meeting due to holidays
January 27 - Kathy Jagels and Shawna Veit present: A Parent’s Guide to the IEP Process in Troy
February 24 – Kent Hurst presents: Assistive Technology in the Troy Schools
March 24 – "Make and Take" presented by TSD special education department staff members. Attendees will rotate between stations for 20 minute presentations. Disability Awareness Workshop will be on display in the Board Room for viewing.
March – Disability Awareness Month (Fourth Graders participate in hands-on program)
April 28 – Autism Awareness Month - Malissa Wood, MA, LLP/LPC presents: Putting the puzzle together - Understanding ASD
May 12 – 6:30-8:00pm – Outstanding Staff Awards and Social Hour
September 17, 2013 - Roundtable Discussion - What do you want the staff to know / What does the staff want you to know
October 15, 2013 - Oakland Schools Presents - Transition to High School with an IEP
November 19, 2013 - Resource Night - We have over 30 Resources available for this event!! See list on home page
January 21, 2014 - Nutrition / Dietician - RSVP required - Refer to RSVP tab
February 11, 2014 - Planning / IEP Toolkit
March - Disability Awareness
April 15, 2014 - Autism Awareness Month - Maureen Ziegler - Autism Education and Intervention Specialist - Vimeo
May 20, 2014 - Special Education Awards / Social hour
May 20th - Troy Public Library (See below for the field trip info)
April 15, 2013 - Dr. Mark Bowers presentation on Autism - view presentation - http://vimeo.com/64412073
February 25, 2013 - Planning meeting
December 10, 2012
September 29, 2012
October 19th - 7pm - Conference Room A
January 18th - 7pm - Conference Room A
March 21st 7pm - Board Room
May 16th - 7pm - Conference Room A