Learning Opportunities to Support Oregon Therapists


To provide equitable access to best-practice knowledge through professional development, forums of collaboration and a supported learning community to OTs and PTs and those who work with them who are supporting children with orthopedic impairments and other motor challenges to improve district and student outcomes.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. PST

Introduction of the new Welcoming, Safe & Inclusive for ALL Students Unit

● Housed in Student Services

● Support multiple ODE initiatives including:

○ 5 year Federal Grant to help school districts develop high quality emergency

operations plans

○ SB 52 (Adi’s Act)

○ SB 485 (Mandatory Reporting)

○ Section 36 of HB 3427 (Statewide School Safety and Prevention System)

○ Sexual Education and Sexual Violence Prevention

Grant, Partnerships, Engagement, Leadership, Interaction, Action and Planning

Grant = This is our Federal Government supporting Oregon Federal Grant Information, Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) & National Incident Management System (NIMS)

● Partnerships = Coming alongside schools to support ORS 336.071 along with other State level supports

● Engagement = Do we have the right people at the table & are we asking the right questions. Utilizing existing county support systems

● Leadership = Utilizing already existing high quality structures to further this work

● Interaction = Having youth and family voice at the table

● Action = Meeting each school district where they are

● Planning = Training our subject matter experts and deploying the right resources when needed

Zoom Meeting ID:

Information about using Zoom Joining a Zoom webinar

Jeremy Wells

Education Specialist

Office of Student Services

Oregon Department of Education

Click for more information

Click for session handouts

Regional and Statewide Services for Students with Orthopedic Impairments

1409 NE Diamond Lake Blvd., Suite 110

Roseburg, OR 97470