Special Education News Update

September 7, 2015

Hooray!

We are going to have an AMAZING school year!!!

Todays Tip!

Dont hesitate to use the HELP MENUS in Tienet! HELP GUIDES for IEP and Medicaid related issues are available in Tienet! Refer to them often! Just click the Lifesaver!!!

Please keep in mind....

  • Please let your building secretaries know about the dates and times of your IEPs
  • Please get IEP Accommodation information to general education staff ASAP!
  • Please continue to get all caseload changes to Cheri and Diane Thomas- paper copies of your caseloads (as of beginning of August) and Medicaid lists are being delivered to buildings

Transfers

Any student transferring in to us on a 30 day placement (not continuing to use the existing IEP) is due for an IEP by 10/19/15! You do not need to get it in before count (unless you really want to)!

Bookshare

If you need to set up a Bookshare account for a student (or want more information on Bookshare) please contact Tasha Harrison!

Let Me Know!

Please notify Molly of any exciting or extraordinary things happening in your classrooms that you would like highlighted in the Newsletter!

Celebrations:

Happy Birthday! (September)
7th - Gail Brooks (Ryan)

11th - Mary Beth Thoman

21st - Chauntelle Boot

Upcoming Dates to Remember:


  • September 8 - First Day of School (Full Day)
  • September 30-PLC
  • IEP Blackout Days - Count - Sept 30-Oct7
  • October 7 - Fall Count Day
  • October 22-23 Parent Teacher Conferences
  • November 11 - PLC
  • November 26-27 Happy Thanksgiving!!
  • December 3-4 Exams/Records Day
  • December 7 - 2nd Trimester Begins
  • Progress Reports Due Dec 8
  • December 21- Jan 1, 2016 - Winter Break (All IEPs due in by December 17, 2015)