Johanne PinoProject Coordinator & Young Adult Leaders Fellowship Supervisor
Johanne Pino has worked at MAC since 1999. In her role as a full time Project Coordinator, she engages in outreach and provides information and technical assistance to parents, legislators, and professionals who work with children with disabilities or work on legislative issues that affect children with disabilities.
She works to assure that school systems across the Commonwealth provide equal educational opportunities for students with disabilities so that the students will be able to fully participate in their communities. By helping to improve special education services and supports for students with disabilities, she helps to ensure that they will have better educational outcomes and will be prepared for further education, employment, and/or independent living.
- Apr 23 2024
- 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Basic Rights [WORKING TOGETHER SERIES]
This workshop will provide an overview regarding the special education requirements of student with disabilities and the supports and services they are entitled to in order to receive a free and appropriate public education. This workshop addresses legal standards, the special education process, parent and student participation rights, evaluation rights and the range of compensatory services still available.