With our Parent Leadership Program you will:
Learn valuable tools to help your own children and to a become a difference in other parents’ lives as a volunteer, at your comfort level.
Receive training and support for a better understanding of the ARD Process and IDEA.
Learn about communication styles and reading body language.
Understand key differences between assertiveness and aggressiveness.
Get insight in how others may perceive your words and/or actions.
Learn strategies to help you collaborate as a vital member of the ARD Committee and help other parents realize the same.
Gain the confidence to not only help you navigate the special education process, but to help other parents do so as well.
Partners Resource Network’s Leadership Vision:
…to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life for children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on parents helping parents.