Calendar of Events

Please note: The State Support Team 1 office is closed to the general public; however, staff are available by email and phone; the staff page is available online. All SST 1 general email, is reviewed Monday through Sunday. The toll-free number is 800-346-8495. The State Support Team 1 lists all cancellations on the calendar. If the event is not sponsored by SST 1, please call or email the person or agency listed as the event contact. Please continue to check this calendar or this site for updated information or announcements.
Aug
27
Mon
2018
Prodigi Connect 12/ MATT Connect 12 Webinar
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android on https://zoom.us/j/318650305 or enter the Meeting ID: 318 650 305 into the Zoom Meeting App on your Smartphone or Tablet

Sep
1
Sat
2018
National Suicide Prevention Month
Sep 1 all-day
September is National Attendance Awareness Month
Sep 1 @ 2:07 pm
Sep
3
Mon
2018
Labor Day (SSTR1 Offices are Closed)
Sep 3 all-day

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.

Learn more from the U.S. Department of Labor.

Sep
5
Wed
2018
Scanning for Braille, Large Print & Audio
Sep 5 – Sep 6 all-day
Sep
6
Thu
2018
Certified OLAC Facilitator Training (Region 1)
Sep 6 all-day
Sep
7
Fri
2018
Certified OLAC Facilitator Training (Region 5)
Sep 7 all-day
Prodigi Connect 12/ MATT Connect 12 Webinar
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android on https://zoom.us/j/386149227 or enter the Meeting ID: 386 149 227 into the Zoom Meeting App on your Smartphone or Tablet

Sep
8
Sat
2018
App-y Happy Workshop: Free & Inexpensive Apps that Get the Job Done @ Bittersweet Farms
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thanks to a grant from The Autism Provider Network of NW Ohio (formerly know as TRAN) we are happy to provide a six month series of app sharing workshops for parents, caregivers and professionals interested in learning about the benefits of assistive technology in the special needs community.

The App-y Happy Workshop Series is designed to shortcut the time-consuming process of finding apps for individuals with autism and other specific needs. We have found that providing app selection expertise has enabled families and teams to support individual’s progress towards reaching their goals. Whether they have a school-aged child with an Individual Education Program (IEP) or an adult needing help learning to improve specific skills, iTaalk’s education team can assist by showcasing apps for a wide range of particular needs.

These expert-led presentations will include one and a half hour sessions along with hands-on labs that describe and/or demonstrate successful applications of assistive technology for individuals with special healthcare needs. Our hope is for attendees to learn how to use mobile devices to effectively target skill development.

Date Session & Tentative Topics

  • September 8, 2018 | Free & Inexpensive Apps that Get the Job Done
  • October 13, 2018 | Behavioral Intervention & Scheduling
  • November 10, 2018 | Apps for Gaining Independence
  • December 8, 2018 | Fine Motor & Visual/Perceptual Skills
  • January 12, 2019 | Speech, Language & Communication
  • February 9, 2019 | Literacy & Communication

Credit Options

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be provided by the Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities for no additional fee (A 60-minute session = 0.1 CEUs). Registration is required to receive CEUs, free app codes, and giveaways that may take place!

Registration

The Fox Family Ride for Autism was a success this year and will be providing iPads to children (birth through 22). Interested individuals can apply online; attendance at at least APP-y Happy Workshop is required. Details and application can be found online.

App-y Happy Workshop: Free & Inexpensive Apps that Get the Job Done @ Bittersweet Farms
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thanks to a grant from The Autism Provider Network of NW Ohio (formerly know as TRAN) we are happy to provide a six month series of app sharing workshops for parents, caregivers and professionals interested in learning about the benefits of assistive technology in the special needs community.

The App-y Happy Workshop Series is designed to shortcut the time-consuming process of finding apps for individuals with autism and other specific needs. We have found that providing app selection expertise has enabled families and teams to support individual’s progress towards reaching their goals. Whether they have a school-aged child with an Individual Education Program (IEP) or an adult needing help learning to improve specific skills, iTaalk’s education team can assist by showcasing apps for a wide range of particular needs.

These expert-led presentations will include one and a half hour sessions along with hands-on labs that describe and/or demonstrate successful applications of assistive technology for individuals with special healthcare needs. Our hope is for attendees to learn how to use mobile devices to effectively target skill development.

Date Session & Tentative Topics

  • September 8, 2018 | Free & Inexpensive Apps that Get the Job Done
  • October 13, 2018 | Behavioral Intervention & Scheduling
  • November 10, 2018 | Apps for Gaining Independence
  • December 8, 2018 | Fine Motor & Visual/Perceptual Skills
  • January 12, 2019 | Speech, Language & Communication
  • February 9, 2019 | Literacy & Communication

Credit Options

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be provided by the Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities for no additional fee (A 60-minute session = 0.1 CEUs). Registration is required to receive CEUs, free app codes, and giveaways that may take place!

Registration

The Fox Family Ride for Autism was a success this year and will be providing iPads to children (birth through 22). Interested individuals can apply online; attendance at at least APP-y Happy Workshop is required. Details and application can be found online.