I.E.P.’s 101 - Support for Parents Workshops
Virtual Session II - June 5, 2013
Virtual Session I - May 22, 2013
Aucocisco School, Cape Elizabeth May 8, 2013
Bangor Motor Inn, Bangor, May 1, 2013
Manchester Elementary School, Manchester, March 12, 2013
Parents are always welcome at any Syntiro event. Sometimes we run events specifically for parents, such as the parent sessions each year at the Winter Retreat. You can view our Calendar to see all upcoming learning opportunities.
Maine Parent Federation, Inc.
The Maine Parent Federation, Inc. is a statewide organization that provides information, advocacy, education, and training to benefit all children. They promote individual aspirations and community inclusion for people with disabilities. www.mpf.org
Open Educational Resources for Parents
The Open Educational Resources grants have been collecting resources for parents, many of them dealing with technology and new media. They also have adult education resources. www.syntiro.org/oer/parents.php
The Maine State GEAR UP grant offers resources to parents to help their children with college planning, including information about financial aid and college preparation checklists. www.gearupme.org/parents.php
Education Disruption: Understanding How You Can Successfully Complete School;
Maine Public Law 451
The Maine Department of Education has a section specifically for families of youth who are experiencing educational disruption entitled, Education Disruption: Understanding How You Can Support Your Child, Who Is Experiencing Education Disruption, To Successfully Complete School. www.mdoediploma.com/families