October 13, 2015

Student Services Teachers

Tips for Summer Break

By: Hannah Lizio-Katzen & Mark McIntire Summer break is almost here! The summer vacation can be both a great opportunity for students to relax and recuperate from the school year as well as a time to keep their skills sharp…. [Read More…]

May is National Better Speech and Hearing Month

By Danielle Owen Each May, the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), and speech-language pathologists around the country, celebrate Better Speech and Hearing Month. This month-long event works to provide the public with information regarding communication skills and the specialists… [Read More…]

Transitional Housing

Families and Students, Corbett School District wants to ensure that all families’ and students’ needs are met, including families who lack regular and adequate nighttime housing.  Under the McKinney-Vento law, you may qualify for rights and services.  Please notify Corbett’s… [Read More…]

News and Tips

Post by Maria Barker & Kris Rita This year Corbett’s Special Education department was chosen to participate in the Assistive Technology Team’s Training Project.  The Oregon Technology Access Program (OTAP), a training and technical assistance program supported by the Oregon… [Read More…]

Healthy Habits During Flu Season

The Multnomah County Educational Service District has shared a document called Healthy Habits with all school districts in the county in response to the upcoming flu season and occurrences of the enterovirus in Multnomah County. It is good to refresh… [Read More…]

Special Education Report Card

Dear Parents, Annually the Oregon Department of Education creates district report cards on special education programs. These report cards are based upon data gathered from the district over the course of the previous two years. They are then made available… [Read More…]


This is not, by any means, an exhaustive list of resources, but a few of my favorite resources for families experiencing disabilities. Let me know if you have any questions! REST: a local east county support group for mothers of children… [Read More…]