AUCD Webinar –
COVID-19: How UCEDDS and LEND programs can partner with state and local special education systems during this, and future pandemics
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
John Eisenberg, Executive Director of The National Association of State Directors of Special Education will highlight what is currently happening across the country to support students with disabilities in schools, and he will discuss recommendations on how UCEDD and LEND Programs can be instrumental in helping state and local systems deal with the many obstacles faced by service providers. He will also provide some tips and strategies that participants can use immediately and in the future.
To register: https://www.aucd.org/template/event.cfm?event_id=8656&id=16
As we started to stay at home and isolate, the UCEDD and the Cross Disability Lifespan Alliance began hearing from members of the disability community who wanted to connect with each other, to share experiences, and maybe just have some fun!! After surveying the Alliance membership, the Covid Connections Calendar was developed for May 2020. Click the link to go to the Calendar.
The Calendar provides an opportunity for both informal and formal conversation There is also a cooking class, a sign language class and meditation.
Groceries and kitchen items needed for the cooking class can be found by clicking this link. The recipe is for Chicken Piccata. Please join us to make your dinner and have some fun. See the calendar for the date and time.
Here are a few things to know:
- Registration – You do not need to preregister for any of the events on the calendar unless you need a sign language interpreter. Please contact Daria Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need a sign language interpreter.
- Connecting to Zoom – Below is the link to use for any of the Covid Connections events. This link should work for all the May Covid Connections activities.
Topic: CT Cross Disability Alliance’s Covid Connections
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 751 181 4142
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdJkRmP9J1
If you have ideas for or would like to facilitate Covid Connection Events, please let us know. We welcome ideas and help