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Regional trainings for school attendance mediation scheduled for June

5/21/2018

The Supreme Court of Ohio, in conjunction with the Department of Education, is hosting four regional school attendance mediation trainings throughout the month of June. The training prepares professional mediators to navigate situations commonly encountered by students, schools and families when confronted with barriers that may hinder school attendance. Individuals who are interested in learning how to mediate school attendance issues are welcome to attend.
 
The training is free and materials will be provided. Reservations are limited to 25 participants per location. CLE and CEU credit hours are available.
 
Dates, locations and registration information for each are below:

  • June 4-5 at the Green County Educational Service Center in Yellow Springs; to register, contact Wendy Wooten at WWooten@greeneesc.org;
  • June 11-12 at the ESC of Northeast Ohio in Independence; to register, contact Denise Pietrzak at denise.pietrzak@escneo.org;
  • June 14-15 at the ESC of Lake Erie West in Toledo; to register, contact Elaine Robinson at erobinson@esclakeeriewest.org; and
  • June 20-21 at the Hamilton County ESC in Cincinnati; to register, contact Tracy Mielke at tracy.mielke@hcesc.org.
For questions, contact Kevin Lottes, program coordinator, at (614) 387-9420.