Parent Training OpportunitiesOctober 13, 2016- Special Education Process: What is the process for obtaining services for my preschool and/or school age child?December 14, 2016- Dealing with difficult behaviorsFebruary 8, 2016- ABC's of Special EducationApril 19, 2016- Secondary Transition Process: How to prepare for life after high schoolPlease RSVP by contacting April Farrell, email@example.comPlease contact the Special Education Department if you are unable to attend and would like to attain the information, or for additional training needs.LOCAL TASK FORCE INFORMATION:
The Local Task Force for the Right to Education (LTF) serves parents in Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan and Tioga Counties. We hope to be able to contribute insightful recommendations that will improve, strengthen and help expand services for students with special needs. We provide resources, referrals, information and networking for and between our members and the community. We desire to foster strong, solid working foundations between parents and their school district’s officials, so that everyone who is invested in the education of a student receiving special education services is able to function as a team to obtain the best possible education for the student. Local events and resources are available on the program/services page of the BLaST IU 17 website – www.iu17.org . Should you have any questions, please contact the Local Task Force at 570-323-8561.
Our Mission Statement: To support children and families in our community by providing leadership, information, training and encouragement.