Special education workshops
July 27, 2013 at 2:27 a.m.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: Special education parent workshops
WHEN: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday
WHERE: Bronte Room, Victoria Public Library, 302 N. Main St.
Two special education parent workshops will be presented by Partners Resource Network - TEAM Project.
Partners Resource Network is a Parent Training and Information Center funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education - Office of Special Education Programs.
Visit partnerstx.org for more information.
"Transition to Adulthood" will be presented from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
This workshop will provide parents with Individuals with Disabilities Education Act transition requirements for a student with a disability preparing for life after high school.
They will cover important aspects of transition planning, information typically included in a transition plan, how transition plans are developed and by whom and resources for more information on transition.
"Solving the Employment Puzzle for Youth with Disabilities" will be presented from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
This workshop will provide parents and youth with practical, hands-on strategies to help reach a student's employment-related transition goals.
Participants will learn about post-secondary services that are available and how to obtain them.
Attend one or both sessions.
For more information or to reserve a seat for the workshops, please contact Brenda Nelson at 979-616-0393 or firstname.lastname@example.org.