IEP Series – St Clair County

IEP Series 

With Joyce Dearhamer




Do you have a child with an IEP? This series will look at how the important parts of the IEP build on each other. Each week there will be time to network with other families as well as speak with our Parent Mentor and the Arc advocate. Attend one session or all.

January 29th –> IEP 101 and PLAAFP Statement

February 5th –> IEP Goals and Objectives

February 12th –> IEP Support Services

February 19th –> Inclusion: FAPE in the LRE 6:00PM-7:30PM

opens at 5:30PM

Light dinner provided

Note: If Port Huron area schools are closed, we will cancel

RSVP with Joyce Dearhamer

(810) 643-1373 or

Or online at


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