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All workshop times are listed in the central time zone (CST) unless otherwise noted.

In the event of inclement weather, PACER Center may cancel workshops. If you are registered for a workshop, we will contact you about cancellations. Also, please check this site the day of the workshop for a possible cancellation due to weather problems.

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Workshops with this notice means that this workshop offers an off-site attendance option: a video-streaming service will broadcast the workshop live over the Internet so people who can’t attend the workshop in person can view the presentation live on their computer or tablet. The link to the Livestream channel is in the workshop confirmation you receive after you sign up. You do not need a Livestream account to view our live and recorded events.  You can sign up for a free account if you would like to receive notifications when we go live or post new events.

You will receive an e-mail about one week before the workshop with handouts and reminders. If you register the day of the event you can request handouts via the chat window during the live event.

PACER Center offers free workshops throughout Minnesota to parents of children with disabilities and the professionals working with families.

Workshop topics include areas of interest in special education, including information on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) program, early childhood, the area of transition for students 14-21 (housing, post secondary, employment, and community), assistive technology, and many more!

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August 2016

September 2016

October 2016

November 2016

  • Technology for Girls: STEM Club, Electrify

    Date: Saturday, November 05, 2016
    Time: 9:00am-10:30am
    To have your inventions working, you need something very important: electricity. This STEM Club session hosted by the Green Girls from the Eagan robotics team will focus on all things electrical. Middle school girls with disabilities will gain a general understanding of electricity. Participants will apply what they learn and create wacky, LED circuit creatures and potato clocks!

December 2016

  • Technology for Girls: STEM Club, Marble Roller Coaster

    Date: Saturday, December 03, 2016
    Time: 9:00am-10:30am
    One aspect of engineering is being able to work with gravity, motion, and weight. In this session presented by the Green Girls Robotics team, middle school girls with disabilities will learn Newton’s laws and the scientific method by making marble roller coasters using a variety of materials. As the day progresses, girls will test the varying speeds of the roller coasters. Buckle up because this session is going to be a wild ride!

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