Parent Trainings & Webinars

December 2019

DECEMBER HAS SOME GREAT TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES. CHECK THEM OUT! MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND!

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December Parent Trainings & Webinars

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 9:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.

Understanding the Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS) for your Bilingual/ESL Child


This session will focus on strategies and resources in supporting your child in the 4 language domains of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, which are the critical components of the TELPAS.


Session ID# 59676

Webinar ID# 60039


Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 9:00 a.m.--3:00 p.m.

Parenting the Love & Logic Way

(1 Hour Lunch Break Provided)


Love and Logic is an approach to raising children that provides loving support from parents while at the same time expecting children to be respectful and responsible. Love allows children to grow through their mistakes. Logic allows them to live with the consequences of their choices. Love and Logic is easy to use, raises responsible children, and changes lives. By attending this training, you will learn to use humor, hope, and empathy to build up your adult-child relationship, provide real limits in a loving way, and learn how to teach consequences and healthy decision-making.


Session ID# 58849


Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 9:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.

Generation Z and the World of Tomorrow


It is a whole new world out there and success starts here! Generation Z and our future are building a new and exciting lifestyle for themselves. Navigating this new frontier takes courage, fortitude, persistence, and courage. This fun, energetic and interactive session is designed to update parents about the 21st Century workplace needs of the employer and the future employability needs of their child (ren). Parents will walk away with a better understanding of how they can empower their child (ren) to be the very best they can

be and to build the skill sets to “sell” themselves as the best “products” on the market for any and all employers in the world.


Session ID# 58850

Webinar ID# 59724


Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 9:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.

Understanding Your Child’s Full and Individual Evaluation


The Full and Individual Evaluation (FIE) paints a picture of your child’s current strengths and needs as they relate to all aspects of their education. The FIE drives your child’s Individual Education Plan (IEP). In this training, we will explore the types of information presented in

the FIE and what the information means for your child’s education and related educational planning of special education services.


Session ID# Webinar Only

Webinar ID# 60040

Registration Instructions

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Instrucciones De Registro

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Webinar Participation

Participating via webinar?

After you register with the webinar session ID# and complete the registration process, you will receive a confirmation email that contains the webinar link and the link to download the handouts/materials.


If you do not receive a confirmation email, please check your junk/spam folder.


There is always an ESC-20 staff member on the other end of the webinar. Utilize the chat box to ask any questions for the presenter or if you are experiencing any technical difficulties.

The web manager will do a roll call and ask for your name if it is not clear when you log in. Please respond as we check off your name on the sign-in so you get credit for your attendance.


Have questions? Please contact Kimberly via email or (210)370-5431.

Parent Training Webinar Handouts

Handouts and resources from all the 2019-2020 parent training webinars are located HERE.


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Parent Training or Webinar Certificate

Click HERE for steps to access your ESC-20 Parent Training or Webinar Certificate. Certificates will be available 2-3 days after the training or webinar.

Certificado de capacitación para padres o seminario web

Haga clic aquí para ver los pasos para acceder a su certificado de capacitación para padres o seminario web ESC-20. Los certificados estarán disponibles 2-3 días después de la capacitación o seminario web.

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Consultant, Family Engagement-- Education Service Center, Region 20

Kimberly has worked in the field of special education for 19 years. She has been on staff at ESC-20 for 10 years. She spent 7 years as a special education curriculum specialist and is currently the Family Engagement Consultant.


Kimberly has become quite passionate about empowering families to be more involved in their child's education and future as well as challenging and supporting schools to increase their efforts to involve families in their child's educational journey and focus on Family Engagement as an instructional tool that improves student's academic outcomes.


Kimberly enjoys living out in the country with her husband, Tyson and two daughters, Lynette & Lucy Sue.