Partners in Policymaking

Partners in Policymaking Class 40

  • Class Information
  • Sept
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Jan 2023
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May

Weekend Session Dates:

September 16-17, 2022
October 14-15, 2022
November 18-19, 2022
January 20-21, 2023
February 17-18, 2023
March 12-13, 2023 (Sunday-Monday)
April 14-15, 2023
May 19-20, 2023

Weekend Session Times:

Day 1:
Check In: 11:00 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.
Session begins: 12:15 p.m.
Session ends: 9:00 p.m.

Day 2:
Check In: 7:30 a.m.
Session begins: 8:30 a.m.
Session ends: 3:00 p.m.

Please note: With one exception, weekend sessions and session times are Friday (Day 1) and Saturday (Day 2). The exception is the March session held on Sunday (Day 1) and Monday (Day 2).

Class sessions are held at the Crown Plaza Aire
3 Appletree Square
Bloomington, MN 55425

Directions, Map, and Parking

Website Resources

Information on e-Learning:
Partnersonlinecourses.com

Information about the Minnesota Partners Program:

The Odyssey Group
1730 New Brighton Blvd, Suite 104 - #237
Minneapolis, MN 55413
651-242-6589
theodysseygroup.com

Brenton Rice, Coordinator
Email: brenton@togevents.com
Voice: 651-242-6589

MN Relay Services: 800-627-3529

Governor's Council on
Developmental Disabilities:

Colleen Wieck
Executive Director
colleen.wieck@state.mn.us
651-296-9964

Paul Nevin
Grants Administrator
paul.nevin@state.mn.us
651-282-2899

Session 1: HISTORY
September 16-17, 2022

Participant Reimbursement
Respite Care/Child Care Reimbursement
Time Match Form

Resource Packet

ONLINE TRAINING AND OTHER RESOURCES:

Hadamar: The Forgotten Holocaust (Documentary)

Discrimination and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Fact Sheets:

INSTITUTIONAL HISTORY ARTICLES:

PARENT HISTORY AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE:

INDEPENDENT LIVING:

SELF ADVOCACY

MINNESOTA HISTORY

Session 2: INCLUSIVE EDUCATION
October 14-15, 2022

Participant Reimbursement
Respite Care/Child Care Reimbursement
Time Match Form

Resource Packet

ONLINE TRAINING AND RESOURCES:

GENERAL RESOURCE MATERIALS ABOUT SPECIAL EDUCATION:

MINNESOTA SPECIFIC RESOURCES

MINNESOTA MALTREATMENT AND EMERGENCY PLANNING RESOURCES:

MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Session 3: COUNTY'S ROLE IN DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
November 18-19, 2022

Participant Reimbursement
Respite Care/Child Care Reimbursement
Time Match Form

Resource Packet

ONLINE TRAINING AND RESOURCES:

MINNESOTA RESOURCES:

NATIONAL RESOURCES:

Session 4: PERSONAL LIVING AND SUPPORTED & CUSTOMIZED EMPLOYMENT
January 20-21, 2023

Participant Reimbursement
Respite Care/Child Care Reimbursement
Time Match Form

Resource Packet

ONLINE TRAINING AND RESOURCES:

SECTION 1. HOUSING/COMMUNITY LIVING

SECTION 2. EMPLOYMENT

Session 5: COMMUNITY ORGANIZING
February 17-18, 2023

Participant Reimbursement
Respite Care/Child Care Reimbursement
Time Match Form

Resource Packet

ONLINE TRAINING AND RESOURCES:

COMMUNITY ORGANIZING LINKS

Resources for Organizers:

Additional Resources Related to Community Organizing: