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Virtual IEP Meetings

If you have a child with special needs and have an upcoming meeting that is scheduled during the school closure period, these will be held via the Zoom application (video/audio teleconferencing software)
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COVID-19

Governor JB Pritzker has issued an Executive Order mandating that all public and nonpublic schools close March 17-30 and plan to reopen March 31.

March & April Professional Development Opportunities

There will be a CPI Refresher Training held on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 from 12:30-3:00 at SASED Central School, 2500 Taylor Avenue, Springfield. Please call SASED to register if you plan to attend. (217)786-3250. Looking ahead to Thursday, April 2, 2020, SASED will be hosting a workshop provided by Dr. Gail J. Richard on the topic of Central Auditory Processing Disorders. The workshop will be held at CACC in Activity Room B. Registration will be available through our website through the month of March. All speech therapists are highly encouraged to attend, but the workshop is open to anyone interested. The workshop will be limited to 50 participants. Please direct your questions to Carolyn Assalley assalley@sased.com or Melissa Cory cory@sased.com.

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INSPIRATIONAL PERSON!!!

The Inspirational Person for the month of March is Chantel Richards, Special Education Teacher at A-C Central Elementary.  She is viewed as an invaluable resource for teachers and staff alike.  Not only does she provide special education instruction and support, she also assists with RTI practices.  Chantel is thoughtful while advocating for the needs of her students and inspires others to do the same.  One of her greatest talents is not to just provide the tools for success, but her ability to encourage students to begin to flourish on their own.  Congratulations to Chantel!!