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      November 22, 2019

      Friday   8:30 AM

      1721 West Elfindale
      Springfield, Missouri

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      Advanced Day 2-Missouri Lay Educational Advocacy Training-Springfield, MO

      This workshop is designed for those who participants who have completed the Lay Educational Advocacy Program, 2-day foundational training and who are interested in additional in-depth knowledge and practice in helping those receiving services as well as enhanced skills for partnering and advocating for students with disabilities and their families in educational settings. This is a required course for certification as a Lay Educational Advocate in the state of Missouri. This one-day follow up training provides knowledge of: ·       Using Critical Thinking for Special Education Advocacy ·       Procedural Safeguards ·       Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and, ·       Navigating DESE, Department of Special Education There will also be time to review any advocacy activities participants have completed as well as a Q&A session. Completion of all requirements will result in certification as a Missouri Lay Educational Advocate. Accompany handouts, continental breakfast and lunch will be provided at no charge to attendees. For additional information or questions, please contact Crystal Bell at bellcd@umkc.edu or 816-235-1761. This is a free event but space is limited so please, register early. This is a project of the Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council. The development of this product was funded through a grant provided by the Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council under provisions of P.L. 106-402, the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act 2000

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