We are parents and guardians of special education students who provide information and support to each other. We meet regularly with school administrators to give input about the policies and programs that affect our children.
Friday, February 26, 6:00pm via Zoom
"Behavior as Communication"
Amit Alon MS, CCC-SLP, is a licensed Speech and Language Pathologist with 25 years of experience working with children from infancy through high school and their families in the public and private sectors. Amit received her BS in Biology from Hebrew University and her MS in Communication Disorders from Emerson College in Boston, MA. Amit's clinic, Speech4children, focuses on a variety of pediatric speech and language disorders including pragmatic and social disorders, autism, articulation disorders including speech motor disorders, and developmental language disorders. Being bilingual (Hebrew/English) Amit has been servicing not only monolingual children, but also specializes in diagnosing and treating bilingual children.
Tuesday, March 23, 9:30 - 11:00am via Zoom
At the meeting, the district Special Education Administrators will provide updates on special education from preschool to post-grad, with plenty of time for your questions and feedback, followed by our Topic of the Month. The final segment of the meeting is reserved for parent-only open discussion.
All parents and guardians of Needham's special education students are encouraged to attend. No registration required.