Information

CALL FOR BUILDING LEVEL PARENT REPRESENTATIVES

P.R.I.S.E. (Revised 8-2016)

P.R.I.S.E (Spanish)

All About Autism Event

5th Annual Statewide Conference for Fathers of Children with Special Needs

Disability Resources from the Department of Labor

MINDFULNESS at Work in the Classroom

A NEW WAVE OF EVIDENCE

SPECIAL EDUCATION PARENT ADVISORY GROUPS IN NJ

SPECIAL EDUCATION PARENT ADVISORY GROUPS IN NJ *Spanish*

The Family Support Center of New Jersey

The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network

LEAST RESTRICTIVE ENVIRONMENT

"15 College Programs for Kids with Learning and Attention Issues"

SPAN: Links for Additional Resources

Respite Services

Youth Success Network of Ocean County

NJ Task Force on Improving Special Education for Public School Students

Supporting & Responding to Behavior

TRRS's Guardianship Program

Transition Services

The Arc of NJ

Understanding NJ's Service Delivery System Eligibility Process

Students with IEPs and New Jersey State Assessments

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • NEXT INSPIRE MEETING
    UPCOMING INSPIRE (SEPAG) MEETING INFORMATION
    The next meeting is scheduled for: Thursday, April 12th from 6pm-8pm at South Toms River Elementary.
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  • Sibshops workshops
    Sibling Support Workshops
    Sibshops is a group for siblings of students with special needs. Cost: $25 (cash or check) Location: 35 Beaverson Blvd, Building 11, Brick NJ 08723 Times: 10-2 Dates: Saturdays: Feb. 10, Mar. 24, Apr, 10, May 5 To register or request additonal information: Kate Coyne, 732-262-8020 kcoyne@njcaregivers.org
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  • Autism Resources Fair
    Autism Resources Fair
    The Ocean County Library will be hosting its second Autism Resources Fair on Saturday, April 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This year, the event will be held at our Jackson Branch, and will be titled "Your Child Has Autism: Now What?" As the name suggests, the Fair will be geared toward parents and caregivers of individuals who have been newly diagnosed.
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  • SEPAG FATHERS GROUP
    FATHERS GROUP
    Fathers can share information, advise, and support one another as they navigate through their community advocating on behalf of their Special Needs Children.
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  • NJDOE partners with NJOEM to create confidential database
    "Register Ready" Special Needs Registry for Disasters
    This online registry allows citizens to provide emergency response agencies with important information (e.g., if a resident is wheelchair-bound or needs medical apparatus) so that emergency responders can be better prepared to serve those individuals during a natural disaster or other emergency.
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  • Conversations within the community
    Good Ideas?
    Share your hopes & vision for this Advisory Group, with the Executive Council: inspireTR@trschools.com
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Executive Council

Jessica Krill, President 

    (e)Miscio0373@gmail.com  (c)732-674-3047

Erica Cirillo, Co-Vice President

   (e)Hopexoxo3@gmail.com (c)732-608-1626

Heather Valeo, Co-Vice President

   (e)Heathervaleo@gmail.com (c)908-910-6818

Justin Bosak, Secretary

   (e)JustinBosak@gmail.com (c)732-644-6217

Andrea Papageorgiou, Treasurer

   (e)Andrea.K.Papageorgiou@aexp.com (c)908-610-7160

Lauren O'Connor Ellis, Preschool Programs

Kathryn McCue, Out-of-District Affiliates

Sarah McNabb, Beachwood Elementary School

Karen Donohue, Cedar Grove Elementary School

Chrisie K. Stankowitz, Joseph A. Citta Elementary School

Bob Papageorgiou, East Dover Elementary School

VACANT, Hooper Avenue Elementary School

VACANT, North Dover Elementary School

Elizabeth Lightbody-Cimer, Pine Beach Elementary School

Melissa L. Adams, Silver Bay Elementary School

Lori Roman, South Toms River Elementary School

Robin Manno, Walnut Street Elementary School

Melissa O'Leary, Washington Street Elementary School

Christine Barone, West Dover Elementary School

Gina M. Cucchiara, Intermediate East

Lisa Magovern, Intermediate North

Karen Barrett, Intermediate South

Deidre Krok, High School East

Jessica Krill, High School North

Ben Carter, High School South

*All meetings begin at 6pm*

Next regular meeting will be Thursday, April 12, 2018 at South Toms River Elementary. All are welcome. 

June 14, 2018, North Dover Elementary School

October 11, 2018, Walnut Street Elementary School

December 13, 2018, Citta Elementary School

February 14, 2019, East Dover Elementary School

April 11, 2019, High School South

June 13, 2019, Cedar Grove Elementary School

August 8, 2019, Preschool @ 1144 Hooper

October 10, 2019, Pine Beach Elementary School

December 12, 2019, Intermediate East

February 13, 2020, High School North

April 9, 2020, Hooper Avenue Elementary School

June 11, 2020, Washington Street Elementary School

August 13, 2020, Intermediate South

October 8, 2020, High School East

December 10, 2020, Beachwood Elementary School

February 11, 2021, West Dover Elementary School

April 8, 2021, South Toms River Elementary School

June 10, 2021, North Dover Elementary School

August 12, 2021, Intermediate North