Monday, April 21, 2014


On Saturday, May 10th, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law’s Parental Readiness and Empowerment Program (PREP), in conjunction with Minneapolis Public Schools and the Office for Family, Student and Community Engagement, will host a free advocacy workshop for parents and their children. During the workshop, parents learn more about the special education process and how to prepare for an IEP (Individualized Education Program) meeting.  Additionally, parents will have the opportunity to meet with volunteer advocates to discuss their child's educational needs and develop an action plan to address those needs in the Educational Consultation Clinic.
The Free Parent Advocacy Workshop  is Saturday, May 10th, 2014, at Minneapolis South High School, 3131 19th Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN 55407
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Registration
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Workshop & Clinic

***Interested parents are asked to pre-register for the training via 612-668-2095,, or online at