Darien's Special Education Parent Advisory Committee, Darien High School Parents Association, Darien Public Schools and Darien Library will present a panel discussion on, Colleges with Support Services on Monday, April 2, at 7:15 p.m. in the library’s Community Room.  Students with IEPs/504s and parents are invited. The panel will include representatives from colleges offering support services and share details about available academic, social and living supports. Paul Ribeiro, director of guidance at Darien High School, will moderate. RSVP to dariensepac@gmail.com  Panelists will include:

  • College Steps at Norwalk Community College, Tim Pearson, program coordinator
  • Hofstra University, Julie Yindra, director, Student Access Service
  • Iona College, Amanda Marino, assistant director, College Assistance Program
  • Landmark College, Max McAuley, assistant director of admissions
  • Marist College, Susan Jenkins and Krista Ackert, learning specialist, interim and assistant director
  • Office of Accommodations and Accessibility

Darien SEPAC Reading Buddies has wrapped up another successful session. The program pairs older kids with younger kids for one-to-one reading time. For more information, visit dariensepac@gmail.com.