[November 2014] "We had a very successful advanced workshop this past week with about 35 students participating in two separate groups. Now we can breathe a sigh of relief and a sense of accomplishment in all this fall has had to offer. I again want to thank you all for coming to Franklin and working with our "family" here! It was a great experience!!!!, Nurturing Noelle :-)"
[Noelle reports again today]: "Hello, Bill! Happy New Year! ... We have our final training for facilitators on February 12 and 13 so I will be happy to send you out a report after that is completed! We had a very productive meeting with several agencies in the area and have received approval to start up an AVP program in the [NY southern tier] .. which is very exciting! I will be in touch very soon!!!!"
AVP Facilitators Noelle Granger, Special Education Teacher, and Elzbieta Putrycz, Franklin Resident, reported on the next steps. They had organized the October AVP Introductory Workshop at Franklin Central Schools District for the whole staff, support, administration, and maintenance, as well as teachers. Both the District Superintendent and a principal attended: