WEDNESDAY JANUARY 22, 2020 5:30PM – 7:30PM Sign-in opens at 5:00pm
Light snacks will be served.
33500 Van Born Road, Room 250A, Wayne MI 48184
This workshop explores skills parents can use to become more effective advocates for their child with a disability. • Understand your child’s disability • Know your school district • Know your rights and responsibilities • Clear and effective communication • Understanding the special education process • Know the dispute resolution process
Who should attend? Families with a child with disabilities or learning challenges, school staff, other community members
RSVP with Khalilah Montgomery by January 15, 2020 313-605-8224 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Register online www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp
Please note: To be good stewards of our funding resources, we need a minimum number of participants registered by the registration deadline for the presentation to be held. If it is after the deadline and you haven’t registered, please call or email to check the status of the event. If you require accommodations or materials in an alternative format, please let us know one week before the workshop
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