Family Flyer
December 2020 Issue
Winter 2021 Transition University
Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) & Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC)
Transition University will offer a 5-session self-paced online series to help parents/guardians navigate the transition process for their school age child and prepare for the adult world. Registration opens on 12/1/2020.
Resource Videos for Families
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Parent Resource Center (PRC)
The FCPS PRC provides videos covering a wide range of topics for families. Topics include Virtual Learning Tech Tips & Trouble Shooting, Managing School & Home Life and Teens & High School.
Webinar: Built-in and Free Chromebook Accessibility Features
Dec. 15, 2020 12:00pm-1:00pm EST or 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
VDOE's Assistive Technology Network
Does your school division use Chromebooks with their students? Come join us for this fast-paced webinar where we will share many of the built-in accessibility settings and a few free extensions that can be used to support students in the areas of reading, writing, vision, organization, and physical access to the Chromebook.
Videos for Parents of Children with Significant Cognitive Disabilities to Support Learning at Home
National Center on Educational Outcomes, NCEO
NCEO and TIES Center, the national technical assistance center on inclusive practices and policies, have developed a series of videos for parents of children with significant cognitive disabilities to help them with supporting learning at home.
Virginia Department of Education
The Kellar Institute
George Mason University