September 22, 2015
On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015, Ivy Street School will hold its second annual Excellence in Special Education Summit, co-hosted by NESCA and the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts (BIA-MA).
Comprised of two parts, it will feature:
- Morning and afternoon workshops held at Ivy Street School on topics relating to brain injury, autism and effective transition programming. Participants may be eligible for free Continuing Education Units (CEU's).
- The John Pratt Memorial Lecture at the Whitehead Institute, by keynote speaker Dr. Ross Greene, Ph.D.
The goal of the Summit is to highlight innovative research and its practical implications for special education. This event is free, but we ask that you RSVP by registering online to reserve space. You may register separately for each component of the Summit.
Transition to Adulthood – Strategies for Success
NESCA Transition Specialist Marilyn Weber; NESCA Director of Transition Services Kelley Challen, Ed.M., CAS; Brooke Howard, M.S., OTR/L. Facilitator: Maryellen Pambookian, Ph.D.
Brain Injury and Behavior – Best Practices
Michael P. Mozzoni Ph.D., BCBA-D, CBIST
From Our Perspective – Parenting Children with Learning Differences
Parents of Ivy Street School students. Facilitated by Maryellen Pambookian, Ph.D.
“I Can’t Think When I’m Stressed” - Understanding the Relationship Between Anxiety and Executive Function and How to Help
NESCA Pediatric Neuropsychologist Angela Currie, Ph.D.
Tour of Ivy Street School
When: 9:00am - 3:30pm Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Where: Ivy Street School
200 Ivy Street, Brookline, MA 02446
For more information and to register, please call: 617-658-9800.