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Express March 2016 – L.U.C.K.

Posted on March 15, 2016

When we want to wish someone well as they go about their daily activities, we often wish them “Good luck”. However, when raising, educating, and inspiring our children, we can’t rely on mere good fortune to do our best.   L.U.C.K: Learn, Understand, Collaborate, Know L.U.C.K: Learn, Understand, Collaborate, Know in the Early Years, 0–3 Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops and

Express February 2016 – From the Heart

Posted on February 26, 2016

“Our feelings, whether they’re the hopes and dreams we have for our children or our passion for the Golden State Warriors, come from the heart.”   From the Heart From the Heart in the Early Years, 0–3 Upcoming Matrix Trainings & Workshops Make an Impact Matrix News  

Express January 2016 – Turn the Page

Posted on January 16, 2016

As a parent of a child in special education, it’s important to know your rights and protections. You are your child’s cheerleader in this complex but essential process. Turn the Page. Parents’ Rights and Protections. Turn the Page. Parents’ Rights and Protections in the Early Years, 0–3 Upcoming Matrix Trainings, Workshops and Events Ways to Give Matrix News En Español

Express December 2015 – A Few of My Favorite Things

Posted on December 16, 2015

Hearing those “Sound of Music” lyrics brings you back to a much simpler time, a time before you were dropped intothe special needs world. But here is where you find yourself. A world full of complications you could never even imagine.   A Few of My Favorite Things A Few of My Favorite Things in the Early Years, 0–3 Upcoming

Express November 2015 – Gratitude

Posted on November 16, 2015

It’s the time of year when we pause to give thanks for all the good things we have around us. We tend to look to our friends and loved ones, and let them know how fortunate we are to have them in our lives. This is the healthiest of exercises. Feeling and expressing gratitude enhances our lives in countless ways.

Early Edition – Fall 2015

Posted on October 15, 2015

“Don’t judge your insides by someone else’s outsides.”  – En Español Click image to view PDF

Fall Networker – 2015

Posted on October 15, 2015

The Value of Diversity – Acknowledging differences makes the world a better place.

Express September 2015 – Seek Options

Posted on September 15, 2015

Seek Options Seeking Options in the Early Years Upcoming Matrix Trainings & Workshops Matrix News and Events Ways to Give En Español September 2015 Express

Express August 2015 – How Do You Measure Success?

Posted on August 28, 2015

How Do You Measure Success? Upcoming Matrix Trainings Matrix News and Events En Español August 2015 Express  

WAITLIST – Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Posted on July 30, 2015

January 31, 2017 – January 31, 2017 | Register Description: This event is full.  Please fill out the registration form below to be put on our waitlist.  If space becomes available, we will contact you, so please ensure that all information is correct. Starting September 2, Matrix is offering a six-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course specifically for parents of

Parent Technical Assistance Center – Region 6 Conference

Posted on July 7, 2015

We’ve been busy!  Parent Center leaders from Alaska, California, Hawaii and the Pacific Islands, Oregon, Idaho, and Washington  gathered in Portland, OR  July 8 – 10 for our regional conference.  Matrix Technical Assistance Coordinators Deborah Daniels-Smith and Tony Darren coordinated speakers from national and state programs to present over 22 keynote and breakout session topics.  As the Regional Parent Technical Assistance Center (RPTAC) for

Express June 2015 – Who Supports You?

Posted on June 22, 2015

Who Supports You? Upcoming Matrix Trainings Heartfelt Farewells and Warm Welcomes En Español June 2015 Express