Partners Resource Network and Region 10 are collaborating on a series of Facebook Lives to share quick at-home learning tips to support parents as they help their children with disabilities transition to remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This Facebook Live series will focus not just on academic issues, but emotional, behavioral and mental health concerns. Our guest presenters and topics will include:

Upcoming Sessions:

Tuesday, March 31 @ 1:00 p.m. CT – Tips on facilitating choice making and working on communication skills

Guest Presenter: Pam Sepulvado, Speech-Language Pathologist, Region 10 ESC

To join the Facebook Live, simply go to our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/PRNTexas/ on the date and time listed above.

Don’t have Facebook? You can join us on Zoom via computer, mobile device or audio only! Register for the live Zoom broadcast for March 31, 2020 at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3U5qySRRSwytetgpadv5dg

Thursday, April 2 @ 1:00 p.m. CT – Tips for working with your child on academic and functional skills, and practicing mobility tasks in the home

Guest Presenters: Lien Vo, Occupational Therapist, Region 10 ESC, and Dr. Lois Goodin, Physical Therapist, Region 10 ESC

To join the Facebook Live, simply go to our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/PRNTexas/ on the date and time listed above.

Don’t have Facebook? You can join us on Zoom via computer, mobile device or audio only! Register for the live Zoom broadcast for April 2, 2020 at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NCxOhyPFQNGkZJrck8a6Gw

Past Sessions

Thursday, March 26 – Addressing mental health and behavioral concerns that some families may be dealing with in the face of school closures

Guest Presenter: Keya Saleh, Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP), Region 10 ESC

Resources from this session:

Wednesday, March 25 – Tips for setting routines and managing behavior

Guest Presenters: Layne Pethick, Ph.D., Behavior Consultant and Autism Specialist, Region 10 ESC, and Katrina Mathis, M. Ed., Behavior Management Consultant, Region 10 ESC

Resources from this session: