Parents of special needs children will have a forum to learn about educational opportunities available to them in the Washington, D.C. area next month….
While this school year might still feel new, some parents are already thinking next fall. Or if they’re not, they should be…
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“I want to find a school where my daughter’s educational needs will be met, but also where her social and emotional needs will be met.”…
“The Exceptional Schools Fair is a moment for families to see and learn that they have options; that they are not, in fact, isolated….
“More than 30 schools from the mid-Atlantic re-gion sent representatives to show what their schools have to offer and answer questions from parents.”…
The event is considered a clearinghouse for the region, a place where parents of children think and learn differently (re-gardless of their disability)….
“Whether [the need] is academic or so-cial, it’s so incredibly important that you work with professionals who understand your child….
The fair is a forum for parents to explore educational options for their children.
Mount Vernon Gazette
Tara Nappi and Josh Gwilliam of Commonwealth Academy in Alexandria, share information with parents at The Exceptional Schools Fair…
Atkinson is clear, however, that it is not a forum for diagnosis or advice,