Practical Tips as you Prepare for Mediation

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

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This workshop is designed for parents who have already reached an agreement with their school district to enter into mediation. The This workshop will offer tips on how parents can best prepare for the process. and what to expect during the mediation process.

Learning Objectives:

  • Parents will learn more about the mediation process after the District and Parent have both agreed to mediation.
  • Parents will learn how to best prepare for the mediation session.


Wendy Overturf is the Intensive Support Specialist for WI FACETS. A significant portion of her job is helping parents prepare for mediation and then supporting parents at the mediation. Prior to working for WI FACETS, she was a special education teacher, principal, and District Administrator. Her doctoral degree focused on special education.

Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.