We wanted to thank all our District 15 School Board candidates for participating in our Candidates’ Forum last night! We will submit any unanswered questions to all candidates and then post only questions answered by all candidates.
Thanks to our volunteers as well who helped with the event!
Please note: per the ground rules of the forum: No Voice, image, or other duplication of the forum may be used by any candidate, candidate’s representative, or campaign in any campaign advertising.
Northwest Suburban Council PTA/PTSA
present a District 15 Board of Education Candidates’ Forum
Tuesday March 21, 2017 • 7:00pm-8:30pm
Walter R. Sundling Junior High School, 1100 N. Smith Street, Palatine
Candidates will have a two-minute opening statement followed by a Question & Answer session. Written questions will be submitted by the audience. Candidates will also have a one-minute closing statement at the end of the forum. Mikel Eppenbaugh, Illinois PTA District 37 Region Director, will serve as moderator.
The following candidates are seeking election:
Barbara A Kain (2 year term)
David Border (2 year term)
Lisa Beth Szczupaj (4 year term)
Anthony Wang (4 year term)
Frank J. Annerino (4 year term)
Michael Smolka (4 year term)
Margaret (Peggy) Babcock (4 year term)
Gerald D. Chapman (4 year term)
James G. Ekeberg (4 year term)
Adam Bauske (4 year term)
Asad ‘Sid’ Aman (4 year term)
ELECTION DAY IS APRIL 4, 2017
Come to this free workshop that is open to anyone in the local community. Does your child come home from school or other activities and act out now that they’re back in their safe space, sometimes disrupting family dynamics? Alice Belgrade, of Belgrade Behavior Consulting, will be sharing research-based interventions with proven results to help children and families create happier, heathier relationships. Her methods take a comprehensive view of the whole child in the context of his/her family and community life and applies the science of behavior is a whole-child approach. Not just a ‘cook-book technology’, her methods address the physical and emotional life of the child from the behavioral perspective.
Alice Belgrade, MSEd., LCPC, BCBA is a board certified behavior analyst, and a licensed clinical professional counselor. A graduate of the University of Tennessee, she received her Master’s Degree from Northern Illinois University and her certification in behavior analysis from Pennsylvania State University. Her experience spans more than 25 years in the fields of education and behavior analysis. She has provided individualized and classroom instruction to children and adults with a variety of disabilities, as well as with neuro typical development. Her distinctive behavior change programs are characterized by a blend of sound behaviorist theory, creative, practical and accessible techniques, and realistic goals.
* Spanish Translation will be available*
Monday, February 27, 2017 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Walter R. Sundling Junior High School
1100 N. Smith Street, Palatine, IL 60067
Brochure in Spanish
SPARK meetings are designed to give parents information to help them in their current and future steps of the journey of parenting children with unique needs. At SPARK we realize the importance of providing:
- Relevant programs and resources related to special education
- Opportunities to network, receive support and help
- Connections for parents with outside sources
The programs can also be found on the District 15 website: http://www.ccsd15.net.
If you would like to be contacted by SPARK, contact Sarah Winter (firstname.lastname@example.org). SPARK is a Northwest Suburban Council of PTA committee serving families of children with special needs in Community Consolidated School District 15 and beyond.