The Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI) is a free, 12 week, 6 hours per week leadership course for parents, guardians, grandparents, community members and anyone working with families. The goal of the PLTI is to increase community engagement in civic matters, public education and youth development. It is held at Everett Community College in the spring and fall of every calendar year, but is currently offered only online during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Upcoming Advocacy, Support and Training workshop that focuses on children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. To register for our upcoming Advocacy, Support and Training Workshop, please click here: https://forms.gle/hwGTorTXgCvt5FNP8
For WA parents and caregivers, Teachers of the Deaf, Speech Language Pathologists, Special Educators, Special Education Directors, and Audiologists focusing on deaf and hard of hearing students.
January 2021Session 1: Jan 14 6:00-8:15 pm
Session 2: Jan 16 10:00 am-12:15 pm
Session 3: Jan 27 6:00-8:15 pm
Session 4: Jan 30 10:00 am-12:30 pm==>Participants must attend each session
Increase your Advocacy Knowledge for DHH children
Join our national Hands & Voices AS Trainers, Lisa Kovacs, Andrea Marwah, and Lisa Crawford.-Intro to Special Education, IDEA, ADA-Eligibility Considerations,-Procedural Safeguards,-Assessment, & Evaluation Positive-Meeting Tools & Strategies
Materials: Registrants will receive required training materials by email prior to the workshop. You can also request materials mailed to you as well.
Optional: Educational Advocacy Guide Book available to order online $39.90 https://bit.ly/2WnKguo Order by Jan 1 to receive by the start of the training
Accommodations: ASL Interpreting and Captions provided. For other accommodation requests, please contact Christine Griffin by Jan 1, 2021. firstname.lastname@example.org
*Due to the pandemic, we are offering this training for free for both members and non-members. If you are able, please help us by becoming a member and/or offering a donation of any amount. Thank you. www.wahandsandvoices.org