CPAD Newsletter (April 2015)

CPAD Community Resource Center (CPRC) - Workshop

 Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Date: April 23, 2015, Thursday, 10 am - 12 noon

Location:    Rosemead Library
              County of Los angeles
8800 Valley Blvd.,
    Rosemead, CA 91770

This workshop will help participants to understand the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), the Smarter Balanced Assessments, and their application to students with disabilities. CCSS is a set of clear college- and career-ready standards for kindergarten through 12th grade in English language arts, literacy and mathematics. (more...)

CPAD Orange County chapter - Parent Support Meeting

    Promoting Independence
      Through Supportive Living 

Date: April 18, 2015, saturday, 2 pm - 4 pm

Location: OC Adult Achievement Center (OCAAC)
  225 W. Carl Karcher Way,
       Anaheim, CA 92801  

Speaker: Lynn Moore & Dottie Lopez, Parent

Lynn and Dottie will share their experiences of helping their developmentally disabled adult children grow independence by living outside the family home. (more...)


CPAD Corner (April 2015)

CPAD Alhambra Headquarter: Event

CPAD Activity Center Groundingbreaking Celebration

CPAD Activity Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

On March 4, 2015, with lovely weather and clear sky after the rain, government officials and representatives, community dignitaries, with CPAD Board members and CPAD family members and youth gathered together at the CPAD Activity Center’s construction site: 10950 Grand Ave., El Monte, CA  91780. Inspiring and encouraging speeches with respect to CPAD's work and project were given. Many media reporters from different Chinese TV, and newspaper, also attended and reported on the event. (more...)


CPAD Orange County Chapter: Parent Training

Orange County Chapter workshop “Special Education Law” - on March 21, 2015, Attorney Craig Liu gave Orange County Chapter parents a talk in Special Education Law. Mr. Liu discussed in detail about the IEP (Individual Education Plan). He also talked abut ITP (Individual Transition Plan).  It is importment to plan our children's future based on his/her interest and how he/she can become an active member of the society with appropriate support. (more...)