Exceptional Student Education Parent Advisory Committee

The Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) is composed of parents, educators, administrators, business representatives, and other interested community members concerned with the education of students with disabilities.

The purpose of the committee is to provide information to parents and input to district staff regarding our ongoing effort to continuously improve services for students with disabilities.

2019/2020 PARENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
MEETING TOPICS, DATES, AND LOCATIONS:

Topic: The principles of reading development, what can go wrong and what you can do
Presenter: Edward C. Taylor, Ph.D., Child and Adolescent Psychologist
Date/Time: 10/01/19 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: pursuing deep work: leaving the shallows to create value
Presenter: Craig A. Davis, Ph.D.
Date/Time: 11/05/19 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: STRESS MANAGEMENT FOR CAREGIVERS OF STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
Presenter: Sandra M. Rebeor, Psy.D., M.S.H.S.
Date/Time: 12/03/19 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: Assisting Individuals with Disabilities & their Families to Successfully Manage Emergency Situations in the Home & Community
Presenter: Bart Barta, Retired First Responder
Date/Time: 01/07/20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: THE ABC’S OF ADHD – Part 1
Presenter: David O. Childers, M.D., Neurodevelopmental-Behavioral Pediatrician
Date/Time: 02/04/20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: BEHAVIORAL & EDUCATIONAL STRATEGIES FOR STUDENTS WITH ADHD – Part 2
Presenter: Marlena Jenkins, UF Jacksonville Diagnostic Learning & Resource Systems Multidisciplinary Center at University of Florida Jacksonville
Date/Time: 03/03/20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

Topic: Guardianship: How to best protect your child when he or she turns 18
Presenter: Stephen Furnari, Florida Attorney, Founder of GuardianProject.US
Date/Time: 04/07/20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Fullerwood Training Center – 10 Hildreth Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084

 

ESE Parent Advisory Committee Meeting Notes (2018-2019 School Year):

5/7/19 – GUARDIANSHIP: HOW TO BEST PROTECT YOUR CHILD WITH DISABILITIES WHEN HE OR SHE TURNS 18
Guardianship Introduction – 2019 Presentation

4/2/19BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Parenting, Discipline and the Oppositional Child –  St. Johns County Schools

3/5/19 –   RAISING STRUGGLING LEARNERS TO BE SUCCESSFUL, DURABLE AND RESILIENT
SJCSD Parent Presentation on Raising Resilient Kids

 2/12/19 – BROOKS REHABILITATION PEDIATRIC RECREATION, a free program (birth -17)
Brooks Rehabilitation – Pediatric Recreation
General Class Flyer

1/8/19- STRATEGIES TO ASSIST CHILDREN TO COPE WITH ANXIETY
Pediatric Anxiety Disorders – Home based Strategies

12/4/18 – CONCUSSION AND THE IMPACT ON LEARNING: A TEAM APPROACH
Concussion Program Structure
Concussion_Services
RedFlags

10/2/18 – ANNUAL Transition Planning
Transition PAC 10.2.18
OCT LIFE Creekside 2018
General_APD_Presentation V2

 

ESE Parent Advisory Committee Meeting Notes (2017-2018 School Year):

2/6/18 – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
St. Johns ADHD Presentation

 

1/16/2018 – Facilitated IEP Training for Parents
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-bFi_zUuuA

 12/05/17 – Actively Participating in the Response to Intervention (RtI) Process & Interpreting Psychological Reports
Response to Intervention MTSS
Understanding the Evaluation Process

10/10/17  – Transition Services: From School to Community
Transition PAC 10-10-17
Career Transition VR brochure

Transition Brochure VR
Checklist VR
VR application
FDDC Connections Resource

FDDC Postsecondary Education Guide

Graduation requirements 
LW&PS_Presentation

Fill in notes

APD Application
Secondary Transition Roadmap for Families

FDDC Planning Ahead Guide

General_APD_Presentation

 

 

ESE Parent Advisory Committee Meeting Notes (2016-2017 School Year):

 April 11, 2017:  Topic: Autism Awareness

 February 7, 2017: Topic: Intercepting Test Anxiety:  Preparing for FL Standards Testing

December 13, 2016:   Topic: Transition Services

 October 4, 2016:  Topic: What are SibShops?