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Recognizing Families and Educators Training Needs

WSPEI offers families and educators opportunities that will expand the knowledge and skills needed to develop positive and collaborative relationships. 

Educational/training topics parents and school districts may request are:

  • IEP Process & Product
  • Transition Planning in the IEP
  • Navigating the Special Ed Maze
  • Confidentiality
  • Effective Communication for Partnerships
  • College and Career Ready IEPs Overview
  • Culturally Responsive Family Engagement
  • Your Child Can Work
  • Serving on Groups That Make Decisions
  • Parent Friendly and Productive IEP Meetings
  • Overview of Opening Doors Publications

Click here to request a training.

Parents in Partnership (PiP)/Youth in Partnership with Parents for Empowerment (YiPPE)

An opportunity for families to participate in more intensive training is available through the Parents in Partnership (PIP) and Youth in Partnership with Parents for Empowerment (YiPPE) programs.

Check Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction's channel on You Tube for information about k-12 education in Wisconsin.

To sign up for email updates and webinar invitations on Family Engagement and Autism go to:



Youth in Partnership with Parents for Empowerment is a Leadership Development Opportunity for Youth with Disabilities and Their Parents to Learn About the Transition Process in a Unique Way. 

Annual Conferences


Contact the WSPEI Family Information and Support Specialist Team
at 833-879-7734 or 833(USWSPEI) | E-mail