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Next in the CVI Webinar Series

The Bridge School is excited to invite you to join our next webinar in the series on Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) and its impact on children with severe physical and speech impairments who rely on augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Understanding the Phases Associated with CVI Range with Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy Live Webinar on June … – Continue reading

BCTAC presentation to the Board of Directors

May 26, 2020 Presenting BCTAC: The Bridge School’s Board of Directors asked the BCTAC Leadership Committee (LC) to share information about their program. The LC developed a framework and produced the following in record time to meet their deadline – all while sheltering-in-place. Kudos to the LC for a highly impressive presentation. 

Distance Learning at The Bridge School

As Distance Learning continues, The Bridge School is dedicated to meeting the changes and challenges as they occur. The Bridge School will continue supporting educators, service providers, students and their families toward a goal of creating a place and means for educating students in their homes with their families, outside of a regular school environment, … – Continue reading

CVI Archived Webinar

Our May 6th webinar with Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy was a success! If you missed the live webinar, don’t worry! We have a recorded archived version available online. You can watch at any time and it is still free to view. You must register on our site to access archived webinars. CVI webinar schedule:  https://cvi.bridgeschool.org/webinars/ Questions: questions@bridgeschool.org.

COVID-19 Updates and Information

We are working closely with the Hillsborough City School District and San Mateo County Health Department and the County Office of Education in terms of monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We are keeping abreast with the situation and as new information is received, will be posted here. Hillsborough City School District – https://www.hcsdk8.org/Page/321 San Mateo County Office of … – Continue reading

Accepting Applications for Teacher in Residence for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

We are pleased to announce that applications for the International Teacher in Residence program for 2020-2021 are available now.  Application deadline has been extended to June 30, 2020. Find out more about the Teacher in Residence Program, criteria and selection process, past Teachers in Residence experiences, and more!

Bruce Springsteen, Oct ’86 at the 1st Bridge School Benefit Concert

Bruce Springsteen just released an album with his 1986 performance at The Bridge School Benefit Concert.  Joined by Neil Young, Stephen Stills, David Crosby, Nils Lofgren, Graham Nash and Danny Federici and dedicated to Elliot Roberts, a portion of the proceeds from the sales of this album will benefit The Bridge School.  Get yours today!

In Memoriam: Elliot Roberts

The Bridge School lost one of our driving forces with the passing of Elliot Roberts. It was Elliot who encouraged Pegi Young to start the school, he served on our Board of Directors and for 30 years orchestrated our annual Bridge Benefit Concert. The Bridge School family is heartsick over the loss of our friend … – Continue reading

Meet our Teacher in Residence for 2018-2019

We are pleased to announce, Patricia Gutiérrez from Buenos Aires, Argentina as our 2018-2019 Teacher in Residence. We are very excited for her to start soon!! Take a look at her bio and find out more about our Teacher in Residence program. Teachers in Residence

Framing a Future is now under the Self-Determination Program website

FAF is a tool designed to assist students/young adults who use AAC, their families, and professionals in identifying preferences, interests and needs as they begin preparing for the transition from school based programs to a post school setting. It was designed to be student-centered and assist the student/young adult and their family to prepare for and self-advocate … – Continue reading