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Tips and Tools for Talking with School Staff

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Parents of special education students will learn practical tips and interactive problem-solving strategies to build the skills necessary to communicate effectively with school staff and resolve differences.
Location: Crystal


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Math Tools: Technology to Support Diverse Learners

Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Attend this workshop to learn about an array of technology and websites that help students have fun while developing math skills. Presenters will discuss tools for primary and secondary students, as well as services available from PACER's Minnesota Statewide Family Engagement Center and PACER's Simon Technology Center.
Live:Web Streaming Availible

Getting Ready for My Child's Individualized Education Program (IEP) Meeting

Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
IEP's for children ages 3 to 5 focus on the educational needs of the child. This workshop will help prepare parents to actively participate in developing their child's IEP.
Live:Web Streaming Availible

Special Events : Simon Technology Center Family Fun Day and Tech Expo

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
From high-tech gadgets to technology that supports everything from play to learning to employment, there will be plenty to explore and try at the Simon Technology Center Family Fun Day and Tech Expo. Come explore the possibilities of assistive technology and enjoy interacting with a variety of devices for children, teens, and adults. Explore our Innovation Lab, learn to code robots, attend story time, and get creative with accessible art and do-it-yourself activities. This event is free but advance registration is encouraged.

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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.

You will need to register for a free Livestream account in order to view this event.  Please sign up prior to the day of the event. If you need help please contact the STC.  Certificates of attendance will be sent to participants who view the event on the date and complete a workshop evaluation.


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