In an effort to assist families in learning more about special education, the process of eligibility, and the development of the Individual Education Program (IEP), the special education department will be offering the following to families:
Special Education Budget Development Overview:
We will provide an overview of the special education budget and how it is developed. We will provide an opportunity for questions as well as provide feedback.
Budget Presentation from September 21, 2021
Special Education Office Hours:
This is an open forum to celebrate overarching strengths and discuss areas for growth.
October 6, 2021, at 10:30-11:30 am
January 20, 2022, at 5:00-6:00 pm
Introduction to the IEP for Parents new to Special Education
This is an opportunity for families to connect with the Director of Special Education, where she will present the basics of special education in Duxbury Public Schools.
November 10, 2021, at 4:00-5:00 pm
March 16, 2022, at 10:30-11:30 am
Staff presentation in their areas of expertise
February 16, 2022: 9:15- 10:00 am
DMS Conference Room
Accommodations in the Classroom
Katie Drain, Special Education Teacher DMS
Heather Tucker, Dir of Spec Ed
January 24, 2022, The Emotional Brain: PACES
April 25, 2022, 5:00pm DMS Library
Chaos to Calm: Supporting your student with Executive Functioning Skills
Please use this link to view the presentation.