Every Student Succeeds Act: Understanding Georgia’s Plan, Tuesday, June 27 at 11 am at Alpharetta Library

GA DOE is accepting public feedback on the draft ESSA state plan. Go to http://www.gadoe.org/Pages/Home.aspx to read the plan and take the survey.

Also a number of organizations with an interest in the special education part of this legislation will be presenting at the Alpharetta Library on Tuesday the 27th at 11:00 AM. Go here to register for this free event.

State of Our Schools Parent Leadership Summit, June 24 at 9:30 am

You’re invited to attend the State of Our Schools Parent Leadership Summit to be held June 24th at 9:30am-2:00pm at Riverside Intermediate School, 285 S. Gordon Road, Mableton Georgia.

Workshops will cover a variety of topics including, scholarships for college, transition to high school, transition to middle school, elementary school success, community engagement, special needs services, and how to navigate schools.

Special guest speakers include Georgia Parent leader 2013 Electria Barnes, Food Network reality show Clash of the Grandmas Awardee Guenevere Reed, Amateur Advocates Associate President Albert McRae, and much more.

Lunch will be served and children can attend with parents as well.

Please RSVP to monicadelancy@hotmail.com, 770-369-6531.