Parent Resource Center Thanksgiving Message: 11.23.22

In lieu of ouHappy Thanksgiving graphicr regular Monday Message, the team at your Parent Resource Center wanted to wish you all a wonderful Thanksgiving with your families. The opportunity to work with Arlington’s wonderful families, parent leaders (such as our SEPTA and ASEAC leadership team and parent liaisons), administrators and colleagues on behalf of students fills us with gratitude today and each day throughout the year. We are especially grateful this week to our Office of Special Education Co-Directors, Dr. Kelly Krug and Ms. Heather Rothenbuescher, and Dr. Jason Ottley, APS Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer, for supporting the Parent Resource Center in providing a Saturday special education seminar last weekend for parent/guardians who speak Spanish, and to Monica Lozano Caldera, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator at the Arlington Career Center, and Ms. Gina Argotti, Parent Leader, for co-facilitating with the Parent Resource Center’s Emma and Kathleen. Finally, a huge thank you to all of the parents who joined us for a wonderful Saturday of learning together based on our five episode telenovela, La Sopa de la Abuela.

Photo 1 of Saturday session - group watching telenovelaPhoto of Saturday Session Co-Facilitators

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The Parent Resource Center will be closed during the Arlington Public Schools Thanksgiving Break, and will re-open on Monday, November 28th.

Please mark your calendars for upcoming events including TWO Parent Resource Center Lunch and Learns next week right after the break:

Crisis ServicesTuesday, November 29, 2022: Noon to 1pm
Registration link for Crisis Services Lunch & Learn

Autism 101 on Thursday, December 1st at noon
Autism Parent Series registration link


Additional information and more upcoming events can be found in our events section below.