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Gold Medal Transition Fair

Posted on May 22, 2019

Barrow County Mentor Ashley Ware shares her story about bringing transition service information to where the parents are. Editor’s Note: This story offers examples of… Click to Read More

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Dodge County Mentor makes the news

Posted on April 7, 2019

Dodge County Parent Mentor, Kathy Simmons, is featured in the April 2019 MTSS newsletter.  The link is provided below: Georgia’s Tiered System of Supports for… Click to Read More

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Get Ready for Summer

Posted on March 9, 2019

  Gwinnett Parent Mentors invite families to learn strategies for an engaging summer March 12, 2019    9:30 to 11 a.m. Building 200 J. Alvin… Click to Read More

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Posted on January 16, 2019

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Survey Seeks Info on Needs

Posted on November 19, 2018

Identifying Independence and Recovery Needs in Georgia Your opinions will help Georgians with mental illnesses, addictive diseases, and intellectual/developmental disabilities. Identifying Independence and Recovery Needs… Click to Read More

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Adaptive Lit Books

Posted on October 31, 2018

-Adaptive Literature and Marietta City- By Ashley Gellis I can’t imagine a world without stories and books.  You see, books are a very important part… Click to Read More

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Chronic Absenteeism and Our Kids

Posted on October 30, 2018

The National Center on Educational Outcomes issued a 2018 brief detailing several key points; increasing chronic absenteeism rates for children with developmental disabilities and how… Click to Read More

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Transition Stories – Haley Chester

Posted on September 20, 2018

Haley Chester is the daughter of long time Bartow County Parent Mentor Kim Chester. Haley and Kim shared Haley’s transition story after her acceptance into… Click to Read More

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Kickoff 2018 Newsletter

Posted on July 11, 2018

Here is what you Need to Know now in the GaPMP newsletter! Shine the Light on Family Engagement Sept. 5-7 2018 * Savannah Ga. Registration… Click to Read More

Great story in the Telegraph!

Posted on April 1, 2015

April Wooten’s son Marcus gets accepted into the Post Secondary Inclusion program at Clemson AND, winds up with his story in the Macon Telegraph! Here… Click to Read More