Parent Information

Welcome Parents! Thank you for checking our site to stay informed of upcoming trainings in and around the region. We are happy to share this information, and look forward to seeing you at various events.

“Training Videos Available!”

The Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) has announced 3 brief training videos that are available on their website for viewing. The titles are:

The Mock Mediation Video
The IEP Facilitation Video
The Procedural Safeguards Notice Video

The ODR website is: www.odr-pa.org

Allegheny County Family Resource Guide

The Family Resource Guide is the only comprehensive compilation of services and systems available to Allegheny County families of children ages birth-21 with developmental delays, special health care needs or disabilities.
Family Resource Guide

"Pennsylvania Secondary Transition Guide"

The Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education, and the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN) are pleased to announce the "Pennsylvania Secondary Transition Guide" www.secondarytransition.org . A website designed to be a central information hub for youth and families navigating the transition from secondary education to adult life. 

The website is organized by secondary transition topics that cover key areas, including post-secondary education and training, employment and community living. Information on the website is designed to highlight important subjects and activities based on a student's age. The website links to other Pennsylvania agencies and departments that support secondary transition. Materials for youth and families are added to the web portal frequently, so be sure to add the website to your favorites and return to the site often!

For more information regarding the website, please contact David Berquist, Educational Consultant - PaTTAN Pittsburgh via email at dberquist@pattan.net< or phone 1.800.446.5607 x6869

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Financial Resources and Discounts for Students with Disabilities
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