Category Archives: News & Announcements

CPI Refresher Training 3/15

The Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® training program is a safe, nonharmful behavior management system designed to help human service professionals provide for the best possible Care, Welfare, Safety, and SecuritySM of disruptive, assaultive, and out-of-control individuals—even during their most violent moments. This CPI Refresher is open to all member district staff that are needing to be re-certified. When: March… Continue Reading

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Transition Talk Newsletter

Transition Talk – Dec 2018

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DLM Test Administrator Training – 2/13/2019

LCSSU will be facilitating the DLM required test administrator training in Moodle and assist in preparing for and delivering the required test administrator training.   When:  February 13, 2019 Morning Session  8:00-11:00  DLM Facilitated Training Where: LCSSU Office, 920 Custer Avenue, Pontiac, IL *** Prior to this training, all attendees must work with their district… Continue Reading

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Employment Opportunities

The Livingston County Special Services Unit has the following positions available for the 2018-2019 School Year: School Social Worker School Psychologist * For additional information and how to apply go to our Employment Section

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Civil Rights Statement

Civil Rights Non-Discrimination Statement In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture  (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA,its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race,color,national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights… Continue Reading

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Livingston County Children’s Network

The Livingston County Children’s Network was launched with funds provided by the Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation (ICHF). The following information is taken from the ILCHF website (http://www.ilchf.org/childrensmentalhealth.html): The ILCHF has a single vision: to ensure every child in Illinois has the opportunity to grow up healthy. The Foundation’s philosophy is that health care must address the… Continue Reading

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The Power of Connection

Make a Life, Make a Living…  Make a Difference! At this website you will find: Motivational, Inspirational Movies and eGreetingCards with my uplifting, relief giving messages, teachings and quotes that you can enjoy for yourself as well as send to others to make a difference in other’s lives. One of the most important ways we… Continue Reading

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IEP Guide

Autism Speaks Family Services has developed a IEP Guide for parents. To view, click here: Individualized Education Program (IEP): Summary, Process, and Practical Tips

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Parent Guide to Special Education

Parent Guide – Educational Rights and Responsibilities: Understanding Special Education in Illinois This guide is written for parents of children who receive or are suspected of needing special education and related services, teachers, education administrators and professionals, and service providers. Special education and related services are supports and services provided to children with disabilities. Certain… Continue Reading

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