RBERN for parents

September 2020 Parent Newsletter

Welcome parents!

Capital District RBERN would like to keep you informed of newly released, useful and supplemental information that is helpful for parents to know. Please check out all the information that we have for you for the month of September!

Who, What & Where is CD RBERN? - Informational webinar

ENL Family 1-sheet regarding Summer/Fall changes

Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages

Parent Update: Transition to the NYS Next Generation Learning Standards

VNSNY CHOICE Health Plan’s upcoming virtual exercises and presentations

Interesting and relaxing workshops sponsored in September by VNSNY CHOICE Health Plans.


  1. Chair Exercise Tuesday’s and Chair Yoga Thursday’s.
  2. Empower Your Health Wellness Presentation.
  3. VNSNY Choice Health Plan and Maimonides Hospital for an eight (8) week evidence-based exercise program. This program will focus on Tai-Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention. Please RSVP at CHOICEevents@vnsny.org to receive the zoom log in information. Classes will start on Monday, September 14, 2020 and will be held every Monday and Wednesday at 11:00am.

Chair Exercise & Chair Yoga

Tuesday, Sep. 1st, 10-11am

This is an online event.

Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday from 10a.m. - 11a.m.

Thai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Monday, Sep. 14th, 11am-12pm

This is an online event.

Please RSVP at CHOICEevents@vnsny.org to receive the zoom log in information. Classes will start on Monday, September 14, 2020 and will be held every Monday and Wednesday at 11:00am.

GOLDEN DOOR PROGRAM

The Golden Door Program offers very interesting and helpful workshops virtually during COVID-19 in Spanish, English and interpretation in other languages.
Wednesday, Sept 2, 7pm - 8:30pm
Regreso a la Escuela (Back to School during COVID 19) in Spanish GotoMeeting https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470351093 Or dial in using your phone: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code:: 470-351-093
Thursday, Sept 3, 2pm – 3:30pm
Diabetes in English and Dari https://zoom.us/j/93199080802?pwd=STJjanNze DVrOUU2cTFpcTN2NVhUQT09 Meeting ID: 931 9908 0802 Passcode: 035100 One tap mobile +16468769923,,93199080802#,,,,,,0#,,035100#
Wednesday, Sept 9th, 7pm - 8:30pm
HIV: Education and Awareness in Spanish GotoMeeting https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470351093 Or dial in using your phone: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code:: 470-351-093
Wednesday, Sept 16th, 7pm - 8:30pm
Bullying Part 1 in Spanish GotoMeeting https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470351093 Or dial in using your phone: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code:: 470-351-093
Wednesday, Sept 23rd, 7pm - 8:30pm
Bullying Part 2 in Spanish GotoMeeting https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470351093 Or dial in using your phone: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code:: 470-351-093
Thursday, Sept 24th, 2pm – 3:30pm
Back to School During COVID in English and Dari https://zoom.us/j/93199080802?pwd=STJjanNze DVrOUU2cTFpcTN2NVhUQT09 Meeting ID: 931 9908 0802 Passcode: 035100 +16468769923,,93199080802#,,,,,,0#,,035100#
Wednesday, Sept 30th, 7pm - 8:30pm
Dificultades de Aprendizaje (Learning Disabilities) in Spanish GotoMeeting https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470351093 Or dial in using your phone: +1 (872) 240-3311 Access Code:: 470-351-093

Diabetes and how to Prevent it

Thursday, Sep. 3rd, 2-3:30pm

This is an online event.

Join Zoom Meeting via computer, tablet or phone Click on link or call number below https://zoom.us/j/93199080802?pwd=STJjanNzeDVrOUU2cTFpcTN2NVhUQT09
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Stop, Think, Act: How to Recognize and Avoid SCAMS

Wednesday, Sep. 30th, 2-3pm

This is an online event.

Join Zoom Meeting via computer, tablet or phone Click on link or call number below. https://zoom.us/j/99733870529?pwd=QkhuY0ptcGpSM01WZWFFM0padURyZz09
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Unite for Literacy

Unity for Literacy is a site that offers a variety of digital books for children, guides about COVID-19 for adults and resources for teachers to use in classrooms. The best part is that it contains books narrated in 45 languages!

Translation Services

Capital District RBERN displays a translation services list on their website. This list contains more than 80 language assistants offering about 19 or more languages.


Disclaimer:
The Capital Region RBERN offers this list as a reference and does not endorse any particular entity.

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