Are you frustrated with witnessing diverse youth graduating from schools without employment or college opportunities?
Would you like to have better communication and partnership with diverse families of the youth you serve?
If your answers to the above questions are yes, we invite you to attend this webinar that aims to deepen participants’ knowledge and understanding in family engagement and partnership practices, and to explore strategies on how to effectively engage culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) families who have children ages 14 – 21 years old receiving Special Ed and Section 504 services. This webinar will address the following areas:
- Diverse cultural perspectives of people with disabilities.
- Challenges and barriers culturally and linguistically diverse families experience with schools.
- Strategies for supporting and increasing partnership between CLD families and professionals.
- Tools and resources for CLD families to plan and prepare their youth with disabilities transition from school to adulthood