The Metropolitan Parent Center Parent Support Group
The Parent Support Group provides a safe and confidential place for parents who have children with disabilities to share their stories, success and hardships with peers. You will have opportunities to form new supportive relationships with other parents. We welcome you.
Facilitator: William (Billy) Forteza
Dates: Bi-monthly on Wednesdays
Time: 11:00 am -1:00pm
Place: Sinergia, Inc. 2082 Lexington Avenue 4th Floor, New York, NY 10035 (on 126th Street )
To register or for further information please call, Mercedes de la Cruz at 212-643-2840 or Email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New York State Annual Performance Report
What Parents Need To Know
Under IDEA 2004 states are required to develop a six-year, 2005-2010, State Performance Plan.
New York has set targets and performance measures on three special education monitoring priorities:
*Free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment (Indicators 1-8)
*Disproportionality (Indicators 9-10)
*Effective general supervision (Indicators 11-20)
To read the June 2010 Determination letter go to:http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/spp/, and click on state performance plan.