Upcoming Events: Learning Opportunities

paper calendar with a pencil sitting on itBookmark/Star/Favorite/Save our calendar!  Our goal is to increase the involvement of families in their children’s education. To do this, Michigan Alliance for Families offers learning opportunities across the state.  Click on the event date/location to view the PDF flyer for complete details of each event.

  • Remember, you can register for Michigan Alliance for Families events online!
  • 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.

September 2018

September 22 in Ionia Discipline and the IEP with Sandee Koski and Cheryl Levine at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery, and Wellness 9AM-4PM. Cancelled, low registration numbers.

September 25 in Otsego Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy with Kelly Orginski at Otsego District Library 12:30PM-3PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 2018

October 1 in Ann Arbor Voter Registration and Education at United Way of Washtenaw County 3PM-5PM. Flyer coming soon. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 2 in Clare Understanding IEPs with Kelly Orginski at Clare-Gladwin RESA  6PM-9PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 3 in Macomb IEP Effective Communication at Macomb ISD 6:30PM-8:30PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 3 in Taylor Understanding IEPs with Sandee Koski at WCCC Downriver Campus 9:30AM-12:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 11 in Ionia Learn About: Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery & Wellness 5:30PM-7PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 11 in Southfield Understanding IEPs with Kanika Littleton at Kennedy Learning Center 6PM-8PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 16 in Lawrence Let’s Talk Transition with Sandee Koski and Lisa Cook Gordon at  Van Buren ISD 9:30AM-3PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 19 in Clinton Township Behavior is Communication with Sally Burton Hoyle at MISD 1:30PM-4PM. Flyer coming soon. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 23 in Caro  Community Stakeholder Gathering at Tuscola Tehnology  Center  1PM-3PM or 6:30PM-8:30PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 24 in Cheboygan Positive Behavior Supports with Sandee Koski at Cheboygan Public Library 5PM-7:30PM. Flyer coming soon.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 25 in Ionia Learn About: IEP 101 at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery & Wellness 5:30PM-7PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 29 in Kalamazoo Understanding the IEP  at Disability Network Southwest Michigan 11:30AM-3PM. Flyer coming soon. ONLINE REGISTRATION

October 30 in Ionia Learn About: PLAAFP Statement at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery & Wellness 5:30PM-7PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

November 2018 

November 3 in Waterford Family School Partnerships, part of the Oakland PAC Partnership in  Action day 9AM-11:30AM or 12:30PM-3PM.  Register online through Oakland Schools

November 8 in Ionia Learn About: Goals and Objectives at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery & Wellness 5:30PM-7PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

November 14 in Romulus Section 504 Basics with Kenya Harper Black at Romulus Public Library 5PM-7:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

November 15 in Ionia Learn About: Support Services, Accommodations and Modifications at The Right Door for Hope, Recovery & Wellness 5:30PM-7PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

November 15 in Southfield Transition Planning for High School and Beyond with Sandee Koski at Kennedy Learning Center 10AM-12:30PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

December 2018

December 6 in Grand Rapids Learn About: Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy at The Arc of Kent County 7PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

January 2019

January 10 in Grand Rapids Learn About: IEP 101 at The Arc of Kent County 7PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

January 24 in Grand Rapids Learn About: PLAAFP Statement at The Arc of Kent County 7PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

January 30 in Plymouth Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy with Sandee Koski at Plymouth Public Library 5:30PM-7:30PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

February 2019

February 7 in Grand Rapids Learn About: Goals and Objectives at The Arc of Kent County 7PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

February 21 in Grand Rapids Learn About: Support Services, Accommodations and Modifications at The Arc of Kent County 7PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

Don’t see a workshop near you?  Check back again soon, we are scheduling additional events! Be sure to view our selection of free On Demand Webinars available for viewing at home www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/webinar

Weather related cancellations for Michigan Alliance for Families events, will be noted on this page and posted on our FB page: www.facebook.com/MichiganAllianceForFamilies.

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All of our flyers are PDFs, which can be viewed with a free download from Adobe.