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Raising the Comfort Level: Communicating & Interacting with People with Disabilities
Join Understanding Our Differences for this informative presentation. Our presenter, Dr. David Ticchi, will share important tips to help you be more comfortable interacting with people with disabilities. In this 75-minute program, Dr. Ticchi will discuss the Respect for Human Differences Guidelines, which were developed at Newton North High School (NNHS). David is a long-time faculty member at NNHS; he also serves as Special Assistant to the President at Legal Sea Foods. He has been a speaker for Understanding Our Differences’ Blindness & Low Vision unit for over 25 years. RSVP is required. Please pre-register on our website. This program is intended for adults.
More About Newton Public Schools - Education Center
Education Center is the home of the superintendent of schools as well as other administrative staff that handle Newton's 21 public schools and public preschool program. Located just down the street from Newton North High School in the village of Newtonville, Education Center also holds the school committee office and is the location where the committee meets twice a month. The Newton Public Schools Early Childhood program operates several classrooms in this building as well.
Education Center is a half-mile walk from the Newtonville MBTA Commuter Rail station (purple line, Framingham/Worcester line). The #59 and #556 MBTA buses also stop nearby at the intersection of Walnut Street and Watertown Street.