Transition to Kindergarten
A Focus on Students with Disabilities during Uncertain Times
Event Time:September 1, 2020 at 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Event Location:Online Webinar via Zoom
Free and open to the public
Do you have a child with a disability who is entering kindergarten in an Oregon school this Fall?
This free webinar is designed to support parents/caregivers of young children with disabilities. The transition to kindergarten is exciting but can also be stressful for families. The protracted COVID-19 pandemic during 2020 has created unprecedented stresses and concerns for parents. This webinar addresses the following topics:
- Tips for preparing and supporting your child as they transition to elementary school
- What type of home routines can support your child’s learning during this pandemic
- What to do if you have concerns about your child’s academic or social/emotional growth
- Levels of services and supports available in schools
A Question and Answer period will be available.
Presenter Bio: Dr. Katherine Lange is the Student Services Director for the Eugene 4J school district. She has worked in education for almost 30 years in a variety of professional roles including special education teacher, principal and student services director in Oregon and Colorado. She is particularly interested in providing equitable access to general education settings for students with disabilities, implementing and utilizing differentiated instruction and other methodologies to ensure access, and social-emotional and behavioral development.