Advancing Parent-Professional Leadership in Education

Leadership Training for SEPACs and Administrators of Special Education

Want to build a more effective support organization for parents of children with special needs? Looking for ways to attract more families to your meetings? Are you ready to take your Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) to the next level of excellence!  Whether you are new to SEPACs or a seasoned leader, the A.P.P.L.E. Institute has something for you.

The Federation for Children with Special Needs and MassPAC, with support from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (Special Education Planning and Policy Development Office), is offering a 3-day leadership training program for up to 6 school district teams. District teams should consist of three parents and a district special education administrator or designee.  The teams will learn and apply collaborative leadership skills and develop team action plans for increasing parent involvement in the district.

This program will be held on:
April 14-16, 2015 (Tuesday-Thursday)
Edward House Retreat Center
1 Badger Road
Framingham, MA
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM each day

SPACE IS LIMITED – apply today!  Applications are due by March 2, 2015. 

 For more information, contact Marilyn Gutierrez at marilyng@fcsn.org or call the Federation at 617-399-8351.

Download an application now!