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The mission of WI FACETS is to provide and broaden opportunities that enhance the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities and their families, with emphasis on support for underserved families in the community.

 Read about:

  • Family Engagement Article: Wisconsin Birth to Three Program

  • Research to Read: "Students with Intellectual Disabilities Going to College? Absolutely!"

  • Online resources for youth and families in the area of Intellectual Disabilities

  • For Your Information: Best Buddies

  • Information about upcoming statewide trainings, workshops and conferences

  • At Home Learning Strategies

February 2020 Topic: Intellectual Disabilities

Wisconsin’s Family Engagement Newsletter Submission Form

Use this fillable form for contributing articles, events, and resources. Send submittals to Deadline for submitting contributions to an upcoming month’s issue is by the 10th of each month at noon for the next month’s issue. (For example, for the November issue, but October 10th). Material appropriate for the monthly newsletter include web links to sources of family involvement/parent leadership resources, advertisements for statewide trainings for parents, youth or parent/educator audiences, information about statewide parent agencies, recent research pertaining to family engagement, and family engagement success articles. Family engagement success or impact stories can be written at an individual or family level, classroom level, school building level, district level, county level, CESA level, etc.

2020 Archived Newsletters

January 2020 Topic - Transition Planning and Self Determination

2019 Newsletters