SPRING RUN SCHOOL PRESENTS SPEAKER SERIES ON SPECIAL NEEDS

Price: FREE
Event Starts: Nov 9, 2010 - 6:30 am
Contact:

Event Location: Spring Run School
Address: 11 Minneakoning Rd, Flemington, NJ 08822
City: Flemington
Zip: 08822
State: New Jersey

Spring Run School and the Center for Educational Advancement will present a free public workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 9th at Spring Run School, 11 Minneakoning Road, Raritan Township titled "Inclusion: Is it Working for Your Child with Special Needs?" to be conducted by Dr. Richard Horowitz, CEO: Tri-County Care Management Organization.

Dr. Richard C. Horowitz, ED.D, holds a doctorate in education from Rutgers University and has worked with families and children in a variety of educational and institutional settings. He has served as adjunct faculty at Caldwell College and Fairleigh Dickinson University. He and his wife are parents of six children and two grandchildren.

During the 2010-2011 school year Spring Run School and the Center for Educational Advancement will be offering a series of free workshops designed for parents of students with special needs. Parents, students and others in the education and social services fields are invited to attend. (Seating is limited-please register early.)

Workshops will be held at CEA and Spring Run School, Flemington, NJ.

A Question & Answer session will follow all presentations. Child specific questions will be encouraged. Light refreshments will be served.

This is just one presentation in the Speaker Series of public workshops for parents of students with special needs and those that serve the special needs community. Professional credit hours will be offered to educational professionals. To make a reservation for November 9th or for additional information call Eddie 908-782-1480 or visit www.ceaemployment.com, or http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=165685376787755

Additional Session:

1/25/11 Opening the Door to the Future: Preparing Your Special Needs Childs' Transition Plan

Presented By: Mrs. Susan Gentle, Activist & Advocate in the Field of Special Education

6:30 P.M. in Spring Run School Multi-Purpose Room

3/22/11 Behavior Modification and the Acting-Out Student with Special Needs

Presented By: Mr. John Ritchie, Ed.M. Spring Run School Principal

6:30 P.M. at Center for Educational Advancement

5/24/11 Social Skills and the Special Needs Child on the Autism Spectrum

Presented By: Ms. Courtney Spalter, L.S.W. and Ms. Jean Hewens, L.C.S.W.

6:30 P.M. at Center for Educational Advancement

Spring Run School, currently celebrating its 25th Year of Educational Services, is a State of NJ approved private secondary special education school that provides a therapeutic learning environment for special needs students.

The Center for Educational Advancement (CEA), a not-for-profit organization in Flemington, NJ, is currently celebrating its 40th Anniversary of providing Training, Placement and Employment opportunities to people with disabilities. CEA also offers the Transition from School to Work/Adulthood program to the students of Spring Run School.

Once again to register for this or future workshops please contact Eddie Schell at eschell@ceaemployment.com (908-782-1480)

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