- A special Announcement from CPIR!
- How to Work on IEP Goals Over the Summer
- Summer Reading Program and more…
Parent Training and Information Center Technical Assistance/Family Liaison Job Summary:
The role of the Technical Assistance Family Liaison is to provide seamless support to families by providing pertinent information to guide and educate families in assessing choices and making decisions regarding their child with educational needs.
Outreach Liaisons will participate in the documentation and evaluation of both the quantity and quality of programming delivered to families and will represent the Montana Empowerment Center (MEC) in a professional manner. To read the full job description Click Here
Get information on our hosted webinar – Post Secondary Transition in the IEP
Post Secondary Transition in the IEP Webinar
Thu, Mar 11, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MST
Life is full of transitions, and one of the more remarkable ones occurs when we get ready to leave high school and go out in the world as young adults. When the student has a disability, it is especially helpful to plan ahead for that transition. Join us when Dale Kimmet, Montana Office of Public Instruction talks about that post secondary transition IEP.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Thu, Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MST
Believe it or not… a TON of information is lost during long breaks… that may come across as a shocker! To help battle this “brain drain” for children with special needs, ESY is available… but often challenging to get in to! Extended School Year (ESY) is a supplemental service that can be utilized for a child who has an IEP. These children can be eligible for ESY services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Join us when Brett Gilleo, LCPC, LMFT , BCBA with Big Sky Therapeutic Services in Great Falls to find out if this is an option for your child.
Get information on our hosted webinar – Regression in School, Tracking the Data, The Whys and Hows
Read the article by Jessica Keogh, M. Ed, “Creating room for disability in the discussions of equity: microaggressions”
It’s time for Awards in Montana – Find out how to Honor those who are there working along-side you. Links to nomination forms and more.
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