Most Requested Resources:
NEW! Resource Spotlight: Seclusion & Restraint Brochure for Families
NEW! Resource Spotlight: A Guide to Results-Driven Accountability (RDA)
NEW! Resource Spotlight: Department of Education Releases New Family and Community Engagement Framework
Resource Spotlight: Federal Guidance on School Climate and Discipline
Resource Spotlight: Wisconsin School Choice for Students with Disabilities
WI FACETS offers many services to help parents and others support and enrich the lives of children with disabilities, including information and referral, individual assistance, support groups, parent leadership development, workshops and events. We update the site often and encourage your suggestions for new links.
IDEA 2004 Info
The reauthorized Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) was signed into law on Dec. 3, 2004, by President George W. Bush. The provisions of the Act became effective on July 1, 2005, with the exception of some of the elements pertaining to the definition of a “highly qualified teacher” that took effect upon the signing of the Act.
Wisconsin Family Engagement Newsletter
The focus of this monthly newsletter is to have a resource for families, schools, and agencies to go to for timely family engagement news, success stories, recent research, statewide events, and online resources.
Inside each issue you'll find:
- An article highlighting a family engagement impact story
- Upcoming statewide events, conferences, and trainings
- Featured online resources
- Recent research of interest
- A monthly article highlighting a WI statewide parent agency
Milwaukee Public Schools Initiative
Resources about Response to Intervention (RtI), Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), Literacy, and more.