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.

May 2019

May 20 in Bay City Navigating the IEP Process with Sandee Koski at Covenant Center  for Autism 4PM-7PM.   ONLINE REGISTRATION  

May 21 in Southfield Supporting the Educational Needs of Children & Youth with Mental Health Challenges & Those Who Have Experienced Trauma with Terri Henrizi at Kennedy Learning  Center  10Am-1PM. Event full, waitlist started

May 22 in Caro Community Stakeholder Meeting at Tuscola Technology Center 1PM-3PM or 6:30PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION 

May 23 in Brighton Supporting the Educational Needs of Children & Youth with Mental Health Challenges & Those Who Have Experienced Trauma with Terri Henrizi at The Arc Livingston  10Am-1PM. Event full, waitlist started

May 29 in St. Joseph IEP Webinar Series: Extended School Year at Disability Network Southwest Michigan 8:30AM-9:30AM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

May 31 in Lawrence Behavior is Communication with Sally Burton-Hoyle at Van Buren ISD 1PM-4PM.  Event full, waitlist started

June 2019

June 5 in Clinton Township Empowered Parent + Effective Communication + School Partnership= High Expectations For Student Learning with Kelly Orginski at Macomb ISD 6:30PM-8:30PM.  ONLINE REGISTRATION

June 11 in Ypsilanti Understanding IEPs with Kristen Columbus at Ypsilanti District Library- Whittaker 6:30PM-8:30PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

June 26 in St. Joseph IEP Webinar Series: Inclusion- FAPE in the LRE at Disability Network Southwest Michigan 8:30AM-9:30AM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

July 2019

July 27 in Redford Understanding the IEP with Sandee Koski at Methodist Children’s Home 10AM-1PM. ONLINE REGISTRATION

August 2019

August 24 in Redford Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports with Sandee Koski at Methodist Children’s Home 10:30AM-1PM.  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.

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