E.S.U. Special Education Update

Keeping You in the E.S.U. Loop

September 28, 2015

"There are three things in life that are important. First, be kind. Second, be kind. Third, be kind." Henry James

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Educational resources and news that you might find interesting.
The Special Education Connection login information has changed. The new password and login will be emailed out to staff today. If you wish to be added to the daily email list, please let me know.

Service

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ESU #13 News and Information
Don't forget to register for your workshops for the October 16th inservice day! This needs to be done by October 1st.
Herberger's Coupon Books are here!!


Meridian and LifeLink Students are selling Herberger's Community days coupon books for $5.00 each. Your donation of $5.00 will get you over $500.00 in exclusive coupon savings. All of the proceeds go to the programs. If you are interested in a coupon book, please contact Jurene or Tina in Meridian or Bill or Teresa at LifeLink and they will have students come and sell you a book. Thanks for your support of the programs!!

Meridian Garage Sale

Saturday, Oct. 3rd, 8:30-11am

4215 Avenue I

Scottsbluff, NE

Meridian has cleaned lots of great items out of the classroom! Please spread the word about the Garage Sale. If you would like to volunteer to help, please contact Laura or Jennifer.
Don't forget to do your Safety Training Videos!! This month's training is First Aid and must be completed by September 30th!


Suicide training must be done by October 1st.

Upcoming Trainings

  1. New Secondary Resource Teachers: September 30 (Pam Brezenski)
  2. Behavior for Paras: October 7 2:00-3:00 (Behavior)
  3. All-Staff Inservice: October 16
  4. Rule 51 & Rule 52 Trivia: October 28 3:30-4:30 (Laura Barrett)

Best Practice Dates:

(all meetings are from 3:30-4:30)

  • November 9
  • December 14 in Bridgeport for Christmas Fun
  • January 11
  • February 16
  • April 11


Notes from Meetings:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lhhzUwDkdpIBNYkvIX6mh6xTkECX2DySZvKr4VYswms/edit?usp=sharing

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Jennifer Splichal, Coordinator