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PCAST - Person Centered Approaches in Schools and Transition

 

PCAST: Person Centered Planning and Implementation

Participants will learn fundamental skills, tools, and processes to implement person centered approaches in schools. These include methods for gathering, organizing, and presenting person centered information, and implementing strategies designed to improve post school outcomes for students. Contains some material previously delivered in the one day PCAST Workshop.

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Date Duration Time Location
January 7 & 8, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950

 

January 24 & 25, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC South-Rowan University

South Jersey Technology Park

107 Gilbreth Parkway

Mullica Hill, NJ 08062

 

February 5 & 6, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Bldg-Multipurpose Room
870 River Rd
Teaneck NJ, 07666

 

February 11 & 12, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC Central
200 River View Plaza.
Trenton, NJ 08625

 

PCAST: Utilizing Person Centered Approaches to Improve IEP Meetings

 

This two-day workshop is open to educators and family members. The workshop will teach person-centered thinking skills and introduce tools designed to improve the quality of collaborative meetings, especially IEP meetings. Participants will leave with practical strategies and tools related to pre-meeting preparation, effective communication, management of difficult conversations and situations, approaches to address sensitive topics, New Jersey Administrative Code requirements, and post-meeting implementation

 

Date Duration Time Location
December 12 & 13, 2018 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC Central
200 River View Plaza.
Trenton, NJ 08625

 

December 19 & 20, 2018 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Bldg-Multipurpose Room
870 River Rd
Teaneck NJ, 07666

 

January 23 & 24, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950

 

March 5 & 6, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC South-Rowan University

South Jersey Technology Park

107 Gilbreth Parkway

Mullica Hill, NJ 08062

 

March 6 & 7, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950

 

March 27 & 28, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC Central
200 River View Plaza.
Trenton, NJ 08625

 

April 9 & 10, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Bldg-Multipurpose Room
870 River Rd
Teaneck NJ, 07666

 

May 2 & 3, 2019 2 days 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Bldg-Multipurpose Room
870 River Rd
Teaneck NJ, 07666

 

PCAST: Developing Group Person Centered Planning in Classroom Settings

 

In this one-day workshop, participants will learn how to unbundle the skills and tools used in formal facilitated person-centered planning events for use in classroom-based activities, while strengthening their person-centered planning skills. Each participant will draft a classroom implementation plan with associated outcomes and actions that are designed to meet the needs of the students they will be supporting. Example implementation frameworks will be used to assist participants in customizing their individualized strategies.

 

Date Duration Time Location
December 14, 2018 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950

 

January 10, 2019 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950


February 20, 2019 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC South-Rowan University

South Jersey Technology Park

107 Gilbreth Parkway

Mullica Hill, NJ 08062

 

March 21, 2019 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC Central
200 River View Plaza.
Trenton, NJ 08625

 

March 21, 2019 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Bldg-Multipurpose Room
870 River Rd
Teaneck NJ, 07666

 

April 5, 2019 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC North Satellite

104 The American Rd – Bldg 100

Morris Plains, NJ 07950

 

PCAST: Person Centered Planning and Implementation for Families

 

This two-day workshop is open to educators and family members. Participants will be trained on the use and facilitation of a person-centered planning process. Participants will learn fundamental skills, tools, and processes to implement person-centered approaches in schools. These include methods for gathering, organizing, and presenting person-centered information as well as implanting strategies designed to improve post-school outcomes for students. Workshop participants will be provided the opportunity to submit a draft of a plan they facilitated after attendance at the workshop. Each participant who submits a draft will receive comprehensive feedback from PCAST staff. Contains material that is also delivered in the PCAST Person Centered Planning and Implementation training

 

Parent attendees will be offered a $100 stipend (one per family). Additional information will be provided at the training.

 

Date Duration Time Location
February 27 & 28, 2018 1 day 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LRC Central
200 River View Plaza.
Trenton, NJ 08625

 

Registration Details

Fee information: No charge

Continuing Education Available: NJ DOE Professional Development Hours. The PCAST: Person Centered Planning and Implementation for Families is not available for Continuing Education credit.


Registration: Register online now Please make sure that you are using updated internet browsers.

Please note: Submission of the online registration form sends an email request to The Boggs Center and is not a confirmation of registration. Boggs Center staff will register you for the course requested, based on space availability and completion of pre-requisites (if applicable.) You will receive a confirmation when your registration request has been reviewed and approved. If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact us to verify registration and to receive directions and materials.

For more information: Please email Melinda Darby or call (732) 235-9314.

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