Discuss Newton Special Education Programs, Oct. 16

A free presentation and discussion to meet NPS administrators and learn about special education services and programs in Newton’s Schools for the 2012-2013 school year:  Tuesday, October 16, in Room 210 of the Education Center, 100 Walnut Street:

  • Middle and High School students:  6:15-7:30PM
  • Pre-school and Elementary School students:  7:45-9PM

Light refreshments and networking begin at 6:00 PM.

The 2010-2011 Newton Special Education Program Guide can be found here.  This is the most recent Program Guide.  Descriptions of co-taught neighborhood classrooms, stabilization programs and Central High can be found here.

NPS Administrators attending are:
Judy Levin-Charns, Ed.D, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services

Middle and High School Administrators – Paula Nargi Black, Assistant Director for Student Services for Middle and High Schools; Walter Lyons, Chair Special Education Dept. Newton North HS; Kathleen Farnsworth, Chair of Special Education Dept. Newton South HS; and Miriam Kornstein (new at Day), Courtney Rau (Bigelow), Jennifer Truslow (Brown) and Shari Engelbourg (Oak Hill) the Assistants to the Principals at the Middle Schools, and others.

Pre-school and Elementary School Administrators – Maura McLaughlin-Tynes, Director of Elementary Special Education; Sanchita Banerjee, Interim Assistant Director Elementary Special Education; Michael Thurm, Director Early Childhood Programs, and others.