This contract allows us to bring a nationally known speaker to our area to keep parents and educators on the cutting edge of the trends. The focus changes yearly based upon the need of the community. In the 2005-2006 school year our emphasis will be on the re-authorization of IDEA, the new IEP format and other educational changes.We are a part of the transition teams in many of our 12 parishes and will continue to assist parents and schools in the transition planning process.
This program focuses on helping troubled students remain in their community school. Personnel attend ISC meetings, Evaluation & IEP meetings, assisting parents in coordination of services for their children with mental illness primarily emphasizing school attendance and program design.
We have 2 programs that deal with the hot topic of bullying. One is geared for groups like Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, parents or other interested parties. The other is designed to help teacher in the classroom teach their children about bullying and how to handle a bullying situation.