|2/28/2013 11:24:00 AM|
PACER Center offers workshop for parents
PACER Center is offering “Tips for Talking with School Staff: Techniques to help parents of children with disabilities work effectively with schools,” a free workshop for parents of children with disabilities and for professionals. It is on Monday, March 11, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the St. Croix River Education District, 425 S. Dana Ave., Rush City. Advance registration is requested.
This free workshop will provide parents of special education students with practical, easy-to-use tips for communicating with school staff and resolving differences in effective ways. Participants will learn how to:
•Prepare for meetings
•Become an equal partner
To register, call PACER at (952) 838-9000. In Greater Minnesota, call (800) 537-2237 (toll free) or visit PACER.org. PACER Center is a parent center for families of children and young adults with any disability. PACER provides individual assistance, workshops, publications, and other resources to help families make decisions about education and other services for their child or young adult with disabilities.