Michigan Alliance for Families proudly presents our webinar series! A webinar is an online presentation you can attend without having to leave your home or office. It’s an opportunity to hear an expert speak for about an hour on a topic that interests you.
Thursday, May 21st, noon to 1pm
Transition Overview – Kelly will provide information for parents to help young adults plan for a successful transition to adulthood, including rights and responsibilities. This includes tools for Person Centered Planning, Self-Determination and the use of transition assessments to guide the Individualized Education Program (IEP).
Handouts: Transition Overview PPT Transition Laws and Regulations Summary WIOA Youth Overview Age of Majority in MI NICHCY Potential Consultants to the Transition Empowering Parents
Thursday, May 28th, noon to 1pm
Inclusion: Free Appropriate Public Education and Least Restrictive Environment – Kelly will provide information about the big picture of access to and participation in the general education curriculum, and extra-curricular, non-academic activities. Learn tips and tools for achieving FAPE and LRE, as well as what the data says about outcomes of children who are “included” a general education classroom.
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Handouts: Inclusion PPT Is Inclusion Happening in Your School Community
On Demand Webinars
We have an archive of webinars available for when you need access to learn, understand, and manage topics related to special education. Our webinars (like all of our learning opportunities) are free for parents, caregivers, and educators.
We partner with experts from across the state to present “live” webinars at specific times. Each archived webinar and the accompanying Powerpoint presentation (PPT) is listed below. You have the option of downloading the Windows Media Video (WMV) file, or viewing directly on the Michigan Alliance for Families YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/MichiganAlliance). We have answers to many webinar how-to questions on our FAQ page. If you need more assistance, please contact us.
- Assistive Technology
- Individualized Education Program (IEP)
- Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP)
- Positive Behavior Supports (PBS)
- Problem Solving
- Section 504
- Transitioning to Adulthood