Turning Five: Kindergarten and Special Education — Your Child’s Options and Rights in 2022

Turning Five: Kindergarten and Special Education — Your Child’s Options and Rights in 2022

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Wednesday, October 6, 2021 – 6:30PM

FREE Information Session: If your preschool-aged child is currently receiving special education services or therapy, advocating for an appropriate kindergarten program is critical. For parents of children born in 2017, get a head start on the Turning Five process with Sarah Birnbaum, of New York Special Needs Support, and attorney Abbie Smith of Skyer Law. Abbie and Sarah will be joined by Dr. Laura Tagliareni and Dr. David Salsberg, neuropsychologists who have a practice together called PALS (Pediatric Assessment Learning and Support).

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If your preschool-aged child is currently receiving special education services or therapy, advocating for an appropriate kindergarten program is critical. For parents of children born in 2017, get a head start on the Turning Five process with Sarah Birnbaum, of New York Special Needs Support, and attorney Abbie Smith of Skyer Law. Together, they will provide you with invaluable guidance on:
  • Determining Your Public and Private School Options
  • Finding an Appropriate Kindergarten Program
  • Obtaining Evaluations
  • Understanding Your Child’s Legal Rights
  • Advocating for Your Child at Your Turning 5 IEP Meeting
  • Understanding how the COVID-19 Health Emergency May Impact Your Turning 5 Year

Thank you to our partner for Turning 5 Talks Skyer Law and our media partner Park Slope Parents