Parent Training and Information for Families of Children with Disabilities

When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017, 12:30PM - 1:30PM

Parent Training and Information for Families of Children with Disabilities

                   1941 S. 42nd Street, Suite 205, Omaha, NE  68105-2938

                      (402) 346-0525    (800) 284-8520    Fax (402) 934-1479


 PTI & Answers4Families Webinar

How Do I Talk to the School about Extended School Year Services?

12:30 p.m. and again at 8:30 p.m.

January 31, 2017

Services are available for students needing to maintain academic or functional skills over the summer.  Attend this webinar to learn about Extended School Year services (ESY) and how ESY is determined for each child.  This workshop will discuss how ESY is written into the Individual Education Program (IEP).  You will also learn why summer school is not Extended School Year Services.  Discussion includes continued use of nurse for skilled medical care needs in ESY plan.  Jenn Miller—IEP specialist from PTI Nebraska—will be our guest this month. 

Through IDEA, all states provide ESY.  This webinar presented with a Nebraska filter contains all basic information.  Participants from other states will be provided what they need to access local contacts for state specific requirements.

Please register for January 31st by clicking on this link and fill out the information requested:

Connection links and other information will be provided after registrations are received.  Reminders and information for the webinar are sent the day before the webinar.  You will need to connect by internet to the webinar (the link is provided via email).  If your place of business has a firewall, you may have difficulty making a connection with the UNL webinar system.  Check with your network admin to open: 80 and 1935 for UNLConnectserver IP  

            Lunch and Learn at 12:30 – 1:30pm CT (11:30am to 12:30pm MT)

            Late Night Learning at 8:30 - 9:30pm CT (7:30-8:30 MT)