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2022 PPA Nominations Open

Posted on January 17, 2022

Please nominate a fellow Mentor, or a Special Ed Administrator you admire. The Phil Pickens Leadership Award is a statewide honor, to recognize outstanding leadership… Click to Read More

Checking In with Parents

Posted on January 3, 2022

Meet Teresa Bruce from Franklin County It is so important to reassure parents that our school district does care for their student’s success and their… Click to Read More

Past Parent Mentors Still in Action

Posted on December 13, 2021

Meet Pam Walley, who served in Madison County for over a decade, going on to work with Georgia Options and still actively advocating for people… Click to Read More

Shirley Steps In

Posted on November 4, 2021

Meet Shirley Daniels in Mitchell County Shirley worked with the family of a recent graduate and her school district leadership to provide opportunities for the… Click to Read More

Edith’s Tool Bag

Posted on November 2, 2021

Meet Edith Abakare at Atlanta Public Schools Sometimes just having a simple tool to fix a problem can make a world of difference in a… Click to Read More

Libraries For All

Posted on November 2, 2021

Meet Emily Cimarossa in Jackson County Emily worked with local community resources to add adaptive literature books to the library collections for students in her… Click to Read More

What is MTSS?

Posted on October 29, 2021

Need to understand Ga’s Multi Tiered System of Support? Input Wanted before Jan. 31, 2021 We are looking for 20-30 family members to watch the… Click to Read More

November is Family Engagement Month

Posted on October 18, 2021

It’s important to take time to reflect, celebrate, and improve on the work we do with families.  However, for the GaPMP family engagement is important… Click to Read More

Stakeholder Input Needed in October

Posted on October 7, 2021

Share Your Voice! Stakeholder Feedback Sessions – State PerformancePlan/Annual Performance Report (SPP/APR) 2020-2025Division for Special Education Services & Supports From Anne Ladd: Hello Parent Mentors,… Click to Read More

2021 Phil Pickens Awards

Posted on September 29, 2021

Congratulations to Angie Ingram Walker County, recipient of the director award See video Erin Arledge Whitfield County, recipient of the parent mentor award See video… Click to Read More