Breakout Session

Experiencing the Life of Students with Learning Disabilities: Modeled after Dr. Richard Lavoie’s F.A.T City Program.

Track: Student Services

An interactive workshop in which participants can have the opportunity to get involved in understanding the challenges of students with learning disabilities.

Emma Sheffield
Hudson County Community College

Emma Sheffield worked over 10 years with special needs students and is currently working on her Masters in Special Education. She also supervised a Child Study Team for 2 years for a Charter School located in Jersey City, N.J.


Paula Jones
‘Hudson County Community College

Paula Jones 34 years as a special educator for Jersey City Public Schools in the capacities as Teacher, Special Education Coordinator, District Inclusion Specialist and Teacher Trainer.