The St. Mary’s County Public Schools Partners for Success Resource Center for Families and Schools is offering a workshop entitled Meaningful Inclusion: Supporting Learning and Participation across the School Day on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, from 6:30 to 8:30 P.M. at the Central Administration Building, Board of Education Meeting Room, 23160 Moakley Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Marny Helfrich, M.ED, a parent educator with the Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE) will address questions regarding what effective inclusion looks like in core academic and related arts/elective classes for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities; what important skills can best be targeted in inclusive settings; how materials and activities can be adapted to support participation and what families can do to support their child’s full participation in all aspects of the school community.

This workshop is free, but registration is required. To register, please contact Susan Shannon at 301-863-4069 or email