1st Annual Summer Course on
"Parent Leadership in
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 24, 2011
Louisiana Parent Training and Information Center (LaPTIC) invites parents of children with disabilities to apply for our 1st Annual Summer Course on Parent Leadership in Educational Policy. We want committed, involved, passionate parents who want change! For more information and to complete an application, click on the link below.
Poster artwork created by Ames Elementary School
FEATURING KEYNOTE SPEAKER LEDERICK HORNE
When LeDerick Horne was in the third grade, he was told he didn't have much of a future. But despite being classified as neurologically impaired, Horne has spent his life overcoming his disability and has become successful spoken word poet, playwright, motivational speaker, and advocate.
Breakout Sessions will include the following topics:
- • Special Education Law with Pete Wright of Wrightslaw
• Bullying and Cyber-bullying
• English as a Second Language and Special Education
• Employment Exploration, Employment, and Home Ownership
For more information and to register, go to: