Understanding all the implications of Learning Disabilities can be overwhelming and full of obstacles. Gaining knowledge of what Learning Disabilities are, how they can be managed and knowledge of self-advocacy strategies helps parents avoid problems and pitfalls.
Parent Power offers four sessions that will share information and strategies useful to parents navigating the educational system.
Please join us at 7 p.m. each evening at our new location at 2221 Hanselman Crt. for the following sessions:
October 23, 2012 Introduction to Learning Disabilities
October 30, 2012 Helping Students with Learning Disabilities
November 6, 2012 Developing Parent Advocacy
November 13, 2012 Helping Students to Advocate for Themselves
Jennifer Amy has been a specialized teacher in the field of Learning Disabilities for over fifteen years. She is also the parent of a child with a Learning Disability and has experienced the challenges of the education system first hand. These workshops offer her expertise as well as a format for parents to share their own unique ideas and experiences.
For further information or to register, please call 652-4114 ext 4 or check out our website. Membership fees are $35.00 and registration is free for members.
Learning Disabilities are nothing new........
Understanding it is.......