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B A C K - T O - S C H O O L
R E S O U R C E  E V E N T S

Google Chromebook Accessibility Features Help
Learn about accessibility features built into Chromebooks that will come into use for blended learning this school year!
September 22, 2:00-3:00PM ET
You can register here.

Digital Bridge K-12 Initiative: Assessing Home Access Needs
Presented by Grace Ting and Ellen Goldich who will introduce the Digital Bridge K-12 Home Access Needs Assessment Playbook, a free step-by-step guide to help identify students who lack home digital access.
September 24, 2PM ET
You can register here.

INCLUDEnyc Online: Transition for Families
A family guide to transition planning with your student and IEP Team (Committee on Special Education).
September 24th, 4:00-5:15PM ET
You can register here.

INCLUDEnyc's Project Possibility
Also from INCLUDEnyc, we highly recommend this fabulous program for young people with disabilities who are seeking assistance with job training and higher education, Project Possibility.  Share the sign up with a student between the ages of 16 and 26.
The sign up is here.

E V E N T S  (T H E   F U N   O N E S)

Art in the Park at Maker Park
Maker park is an outdoor sculpture park and community work space that provides opportunities for artists to make and exhibit temporary public art projects. 
September 26th, 5:00-8:00PM ET

New Museum
JUST OPEN! Go before September 27th for FREE admission!

PunkinFutz Facebook LIVE!
Don't miss PunkinFutz's FREE on-line events!  Join every Wednesday at Noon for parent, teacher and caregiver resources and Friday at 4 pm for children's programming!
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A  B I T   O F   F U N

Sticking with our musical theme, check this one out.  This video has been around a while, but it was new to me when David sent it around.  We hope it lightens your Monday!