Students thrive when families are engaged in the school community. Research tells us that authentically engaging with families increases the likelihood of student success.
The leadership and staff at SPAN Parent Advocacy Network would like to join a growing chorus of voices mourning the loss of New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver.
It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news of the passing of Judy Heumann. Known to the world as ” the Mother” of the disability rights movement, she was a friend and fierce supporter of SPAN.
It is with profound sadness that SPAN shares the news of the passing of disability rights champion Robert “Bobby” Silverstein.
CADRE, The Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education, presented SPAN Executive Co-Director, Diana Autin with their prestigious Anita Engiles Keys to Access Award during their 2022 Symposium on Dispute Resolution in Special Education on October 27.