The Special Needs Advocacy Group was created by and for caregivers of children with special needs in the School District of Cheltenham Township. We are committed to providing advocacy, support, and education to create a school community in which all children are equally engaged, respected, and academically challenged.
March 29, 2014 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sponsored by PEAC, The Special Needs Advocacy Group (SNAG) of Cheltenham Township, & Penn State
Penn State – Abington Campus, Athletic Building 1638 Clovery Lane, Jenkintown, PA 19046
This event is absolutely free and open to families from all districts!
Work one-on-one with experts on your child’s IEP. Register soon as spaces fill quickly!
Please join the leaders of the School District of Cheltenham Township (SDCT) and the Special Needs Advocacy Group (SNAG) for the second in an ongoing series of meetings regarding students with special needs in Cheltenham schools.
Purpose: To share the data collected during our first Special Needs Meeting in November—including key issues identified by community members—and to continue this critical conversation.
Who: All interested members of the SDCT Community are invited, including SDCT students and alumni; parents/guardians of SDCT students (with or without special needs); school administrators, faculty and staff; district administrators; school board members; and Cheltenham residents.
When: Thursday, March 13, 2014 @ 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Taco dinner and childcare provided at no cost—RSVP REQUIRED. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or David Flaks (215-635-1897), by Friday, March 7th. Bring a dessert to share (optional).
Where: Administration Building, 2000 Ashbourne Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027.
Format: Roundtable discussions facilitated by SNAG and SDCT members on key topics identified during the Special Needs Meeting in November.
Hosted by: SDCT Administration and SNAG Advisory Board
Thank you for your engagement in this process. We hope to see you on March 13th!
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Below you will find the PA Health Law Project’s latest alert for families regarding Medical Assistance copays for services to children with disabilities. It includes specific recommendations and actions we are asking families to take. Please distribute this widely.
Special Education in Cheltenham Township: 2011 and Beyond
Director Doris Galante addressed current and future issues
in special education for grades K – 12. Her presentation is here.
To visit the SNAG Facebook page and like us, click here.
Click here to see the presentation by Attorney and Cheltenham parent Jenny Lowman from the Education Law Center.