50 Stakeholders of the Collaborative Plan Workgroups to Develop the Upcoming Five-Year Cycle
10/25/2018 7:30:22 AM
Contact: Anne Sittner Anderson, firstname.lastname@example.org / text: 651-888-1519
St. Paul, Minnesota (October 25, 2018) – The Collaborative Plan Steering Committee is hosting a two-day Collaborative Plan Summit from October 25, 2018 to October 26, 2018.
The organizations represented in are
During these two days, summit participants will review the accomplishments of the past ten years – now known as Collaborative Plan 1.0; and to set a plan for the next five of collaborative work – Collaborative Plan 2.0.
The summit will take place at the Minnesota Department of Education (1500 Commerce St., Roseville, MN 55113. Members of the public may attend and observe.
A special feature that will be released for the first time at the summit are TED Talk-style videos from five members of the Collaborative Plan workgroups. Each talk will cover some of the works that have contributed to and improved services to children and families over the past ten years. Each presenter chose a topic that was near and dear to their heart. The videos will be shared with the public next week.
Past successes of Collaborative Plan 1.0 include but are not limited to:
The Collaborative Plan is a network of agencies and organizations who work together to create positive, systematic changes in order to achieve better education and career outcomes for students who are deaf, deafblind, and hard of hearing.
The Commission of Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing Minnesotans is a Governor-appointed Commission that advocates for communication access and equal opportunity for the 20% of Minnesotans who are deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing. For more information about the Commission, visit our website or join us on Facebook and Twitter.