The Special Education Division will host a webinar each Thursday from 3 to 4 p.m. throughout the month of April (9, 16, 23, and 30) to provide information related to Distance Learning Innovations for Special Education. This series will focus on the effect that dealing with COVID-19 has had on different aspects of special education, and feature many distinct voices from the California educational community.
April 30: Supporting Students with Extensive Support Needs, Low Incidence Needs and Related Services.
This webinar will feature speakers from throughout California who will discuss supporting students with extensive support needs and low incidence disabilities as well as providing related services and supports during the COVID-19 pandemic from the larger perspective to the classroom and individual student level. Presenters will include education specialists, speech and language pathologists, adapted physical education specialists, occupational therapists and other service providers. Information discussed will include considerations, supports, services and resources to help teachers and families address the needs of students during the pandemic.