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November 2018

Understanding the IEP Process for Parents of Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

November 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Missouri River Regional Library, 214 Adams St.
Jefferson City, 65101 United States
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This training takes a thorough look at the IEP Process with an emphasis on matters related to children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Specific information includes communication modes, common modifications to the environment and the definition and eligibility criteria for the educational category of Deaf or Hard of Hearing.

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Special Education – What I Need to Know

November 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Polk County Library: Bolivar Branch, 1690 West Broadway St
Bolivar, MO 65613 United States
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This free training helps you to understand the many aspects of obtaining special education services for your child with a disability.

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December 2018

Understanding the IEP Process

December 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jefferson City Baptist Church, 3705 Route C
Jefferson City, MO 65201 United States
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Join MPACT at the Missouri Families to Families Parent Support Group for this training. Your child’s IEP is the cornerstone of their education. This workshop offers an in-depth look at the evaluation process, qualifying for an IEP, the many components that must be addressed in the IEP document, as well as how progress will be monitored. As a result of this training, parents will gain a better understanding of their role as an equal participant in the IEP Process.

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May 2019

Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Seminar in Columbia, MO

May 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Mizzou University- Stotler Lounge, S102 Memorial Union, 518 Hitt Street
Columbia, MO 65211 United States
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MPACT hosts Pete Wright, Esq. of Wrightslaw  Wrightslaw Special Education Law & Advocacy Seminar Acquire collaborative strategies Navigate complexities of IEPs and 504 Plans Special education law, rights and responsibilities  Tests and measurements to measure progress and regression SMART Individualized Education Plans (IEP) Introduction to tactics & strategies for effective advocacy Wrightslaw programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, educators, health care providers, advocates and attorneys who represent children with disabilities regarding special education. The program is not disability specific.…

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Important Details

In-person trainings are offered throughout the state of Missouri. Parents living outside the state are permitted to attend but are encouraged to attend trainings in their home state. States have different laws and procedures regarding how children with disabilities receive special education and related services.

MPACT offers parents and professionals a variety of online and in-person trainings. All trainings are FREE of charge. Please contact us if you would like to schedule a training for your area or organization.

Please register for any of the workshops you would like to attend so we can send you electronic copies of the materials and notify you of any changes in the schedule.

If there is inclement weather and the school district located in the area where the training is being held cancels school, the MPACT training will also be cancelled. Participants who have registered online will be notified via email.



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