Welcome parents and teachers. My Name is Mary Beth Davis, and I would like to welcome you to the Learning Resource Center North Satellite.
There are six resources centers throughout the state.. Our Center serves, Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex and Warren Counties. If you know anyone else he is interested in finding a location nearest to them, please help yourself to a LRC brochure, with addresses and directions to all our locations.
The goal of today’s presentation is to encourage, inspire and assist you in identifying and customizing information and instruction that will specifically serve you, your child, student or staff.
We feelcondidence that we can encourage, inspire and assist you because we have a lot to offer. The purpose of the Department of Education’s LRC’s are to
Our services, which I explain more in depth, are……
You can search or browse the library in your region by going to the www.state.nj.us/education/lrc. From there you scrolling down to the library in your region and clicking on Search/Browse the Library. This will take you to a simple search screen where you can search by title, author, keyword or subject. No logging in is necessary.
Material Circulation Services include…..
Our van outreach service delivers…
Our resources cater to a wide range of users with a wide range of needs.
As a family member,Become an advocate for yourself and your family member with special needs
Students who are old enough and able can learn more about…..
Educators broaden your repertoire of teaching and learning strategies.Educators learn more about professional preparation and development, students learning and support services, and take the opportunity to give us your feedback and express what need you feel still need to be identified for your children.
For those of your bringing back lessons to other members in your community at large, such as school principals,librarians, volunteers or other parents, have a sense of satifaction that you are adding value to your community, and making a meaningful impact their lives.
The great part about joining is that you don’t need any special qualifications or there’s no complicated registration procedure. It’s just two dollars. I pretty remarkable price for having what amounts to your own private library and workshop at your access.
Anyone interested is also welcome to stop by any day between 9:00 and 5:00. Tuesdays, 9:00 to 6:00.
The State Department of Education under the Governance of Chris Christie, seeks
Welcome to the Learning Resource CenterNEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONNORTH SATELLITE IN MORRIS PLAINS, NJ
The LRC’s Supported through the New Jersey State Department of Education, Office of Special Education, PO Box 500, Trenton, New Jersey 08625. The LRCs are funded through IDEA - Part B Funds.
LEARNING RESOURCE CENTER – NORTHERN SATELLITE 104 The American Road, Building 10 Morris Plains, New Jersey 07950 Serving: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren Counties
Use our Services for: ENCOURAGEMENT INSPIRATION ASSISTANCE
LRC Purpose Provide assistance to educators and parents of students with disabilities, ages 3-21 Provide collaboration for your teaching and instruction needs Provide affordable and easy access to current and relevant resources Provide ideas and options to improve your child or student’s future
Our Services Include… Training/Consulting Services Information Services Materials Circulation Services Production Services Van Outreach Services
Training Consulting Services Regional workshops Training institutes Statewide conferences LRC orientations Technical assistance to parents and educators
Workshops Examples Topics include supporting members working with K- 12: Transitioning students w/disabilities to General Ed. Positive Behavior Support in the Classroom Working Together: In-Class Resource Program Designing instruction for Moderate-Severe IEP: Annual Goals and Student Progress Collaborative Consulting in General Ed. Programs
Information ServicesRelevant SpecialEducation Infoormation: Library media services Professional journals Video/DVD collection Access to online research www.state.nj.us/educat ion/lrc
Material Circulation Services Professional books In-service training resources Activity books Video/DVD’s Instructional materials
Production Services Ideas and assistance creating learning materials Lettering and laminating machines Button and poster making Photocopying Supplies available for purchase
Van Outreach Service The vans deliver a variety of classroom materials and professional resources (videos/DVDs, games, books, and kits) to participating schools. Contact your regional LRC for information about qualifying for van outreach services.
FamiliesStudentsEducatorsCommunity Who We Serve
Families Become engaged and aware of: your parental rights and responsibilities Your child’s educational options Your child’s opportunities The best possible education for your children
StudentsExplore and becomeaware of… State expectations and requirements Curriculum standards Proficiency assessments Alternatives for completing requirements Award opportunities Issues concerning health, safety and security
EducatorsLearn more about Professional preparation Professional development Student learning Student support services Providing your feedback
Community Representatives Add value to your service Have a meaningful impact on members’ lives Set a helpful positive example
Membership Benefits Get assistance for your children and students Add value to your professional experience Add confidence to your parenting experience Create meaningful instruction Meet others who share your experiences Save Time Save Money……
How do I become a Member? Contact us at: (973) 631-6345 - LRC General Service (973) 631-6350 - FAX e-mail: email@example.com For preschool technical assistance please contact Pam Brillantepam.firstname.lastname@example.org or your regional LRC.