Sexual Health And Wellness Virtual Sessions For Youth With Disabilities (Winter 2021 Sessions)

This is a part of a series of sessions designed specifically for Virginia youth with disabilities. These trainings are designed to increase an individual's’ capacity for self-advocacy and decision-making. Throughout the full 10 session series, we will cover important topics including: healthy relationships, communication and consent, setting and respecting boundaries, self-esteem and self-acceptance, pregnancy & ... Read more

Sexual Health And Wellness Virtual Sessions For Youth With Disabilities (Winter 2021 Sessions)

This is a part of a series of sessions designed specifically for Virginia youth with disabilities. These trainings are designed to increase an individual's’ capacity for self-advocacy and decision-making. Throughout the full 10 session series, we will cover important topics including: healthy relationships, communication and consent, setting and respecting boundaries, self-esteem and self-acceptance, pregnancy & ... Read more

SEAC Training – Self Paced Virtual Course!

Course is open NOW! Attention SEAC members and advisors – don’t miss this opportunity!! PEATC in partnership with the Virginia Department of Education is pleased to offer this self-paced online SEAC training aimed at helping SEAC members understand the role of the local Special Education Advisory Committee in Virginia and to build a more efficient ... Read more

Your Voice Matters

PEATC, in collaboration with William E. Waters Middle School, presents this informative workshop. Parents your voice matters! Parental engagement is vitally important now more than ever in these uncertain times. During this interactive workshop, participants will be empowered to see the value of their gifts, expertise and contribution around authentic family engagement. Participants will explore ... Read more

Sexual Health And Wellness Virtual Sessions For Youth With Disabilities (Winter 2021 Sessions)

This is a part of a series of sessions designed specifically for Virginia youth with disabilities. These trainings are designed to increase an individual's’ capacity for self-advocacy and decision-making. Throughout the full 10 session series, we will cover important topics including: healthy relationships, communication and consent, setting and respecting boundaries, self-esteem and self-acceptance, pregnancy & ... Read more

Anatomy of an IEP

Raleigh Court Library 2112 Grandin Road SW, Roanoke, Virginia

PEATC invites you to join us for "Anatomy of an IEP." THIS WORKSHOP IS PRESENTED IN PERSON. Like a biology lesson, this presentation will dissect the parts of the IEP document and examine their functions individually, learning their meanings and application. It will provide constructive and practical tips to help create an IEP that supports ... Read more

Let’s Talk About Sex – Sexual Health and Wellness Workshop for Parents of Students With Disabilities

Churchland Branch Library 4934 High Street W., Portsmouth

If you find it uncomfortable to talk with your child about sexuality and puberty, you’re not alone. Most parents do. However, being comfortable talking about this with your child is so important, as these conversations are critical to your child’s health and safety. They help your child with a disability develop self-care skills, cultivate social ... Read more

Cómo Hablar para que las Escuelas Escuchen (y Escuchar para que las Escuelas Hablen)

PEATC presenta este taller informativo. ¿Cómo podemos mejorar las asociaciones entre los padres de estudiantes de educación especial y los educadores que trabajan con ellos? Este taller ayudará a los participantes a descubrir técnicas de comunicación, aprender cómo reconocer y prevenir las barreras a la comunicación y construir acuerdos sobre problemas difíciles.

Virginia Partners en Español

Join us for our monthly Virginia Partners en Español meeting. A network created for professionals in the state of Virginia serving the Latinx community. Virginia Partners en Español is a great opportunity for all professionals to share events, updates, and any essential information that may benefit our Latinx community around the state. Working together as ... Read more

SEAC Training – Self Paced Virtual Course!

Course is open NOW! Attention SEAC members and advisors – don’t miss this opportunity!! PEATC in partnership with the Virginia Department of Education is pleased to offer this self-paced online SEAC training aimed at helping SEAC members understand the role of the local Special Education Advisory Committee in Virginia and to build a more efficient ... Read more

El Poder de Involucrar a las Familias

Crear relaciones entre los padres y las escuelas que se centren en involucrar a las familias de los estudiantes con discapacidades tiene un impacto positivo en los estudiantes. Durante este taller interactivo, los participantes explorarán su definición personal de “participación familiar” y cómo tanto los padres como los profesionales comparten la responsabilidad del éxito de ... Read more

SSI and SSDI Basics

This workshop on SSI/SSDI basics will review who is eligible, the difference between Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), how other income affects these benefits and who qualifies for Medicaid and Medicare. This workshop will be presented by Andy Hardwick, Public Affairs Specialist of the Social Security Administration.