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Past Events: September 17, 2009: SPDG Project Directors' Webinar: Reaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families and Other Hard to Reach Audiences Through Technology and Partnerships and Parent Centers

Presenters
Diana Autin, Co-Director, NE-PACT/Region 1 PTAC at Statewide Parent Advocacy Network of NJ
Beth Schaffner, Director of Special Projects, PEAK Parent Center

Description
Diana Autin provided an overview of easy-to-use, inexpensive technology tools including tools to ensure that families with different cultural and linguistic backgrounds can participate in technology-based opportunities. Beth Schaffner presented on Colorado’s Families as Faculty Project for improving home-school communication.

Materials
Webinar Recording [WMV]

Reaching culturally and linguistically diverse families and other hard to reach audiences through technology and partnerships and parent centers [PPT]

Colorado Families as Faculty Project: Improving Home-School Communication [PPT]