August 4, 2015 ~ PTI Webinar/Back to School
Aug 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.; and again at 8:30 p.m.

It’s time to think about kids going back to school. Information that needs to be provided to new teachers and IEP teams include

  • The impact of new diagnoses
  • Behavioral issues that developed over the summer
  • Medication changes

Jenn, Sandy, and Nina will discuss great advocacy techniques for families and teachers to consider as kids come back into the classroom.

Register by clicking on this link and fill out the information requested.

Connection links and other information will be provided after registrations are received.  Reminders and information for the webinar are sent the day before the webinar.

You will need to connect by internet to the webinar (the link is provided via email) and dial into a toll free conference call to facilitate communication between you, the presenter and other participants. If your place of business has a firewall, you may have difficulty making a connection with the UNL webinar system.  Check with your network admin to open: 80 and 1935 for UNLConnect server IP  Or you can always participate on the conference call using the documents sent via email before the webinar.  Please let Nina Baker know if you will be using the conference call only option.

PTI Webinars will be presented two times.

Lunch and Learn at 12:30 – 1:30pm CT (11:30am to 12:30pm MT)

Late Night Learning at 8:30 – 9:30pm CT (7:30-8:30 MT)

Registration is required. To register please go to

August 4, 2015 ~ Kids Can–National Night Out
Aug 4 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
4860 Q Street | Omaha, NE 68117



August 19, 2015 ~ Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy (in Spanish)
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
South Omaha Library | 2808 “Q” Street | Omaha, NE

Destrezas que Ayudan a los Padres a Abogar Eficazmente

Presentation and Discussion in Spanish

 La meta de este taller es proporcionar a los padres la Fortaleza necesaria para que puedan defender eficazmente a sus hijos y ellos puedan recibir los servicios que necesitan.

 Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy.        Presentation and Discussion in Spanish.

The goal of this workshop is to empower parents so they can become effective advocates for their children and receive the services their children need.

To register, please call Graciela at 402-403-3910.

August 25, 2015 ~ Recruiting and Retaining Parent Reps for PRTs
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Head Start Building | 1230 North Marian Road | Hastings, NE

Private meeting for PRT members.  For more information, please contact Paula Southworth at



October 3, 2015 ~ Tri-State Child Care Provider Conference Display–Health & Education
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Marina Inn | South Sioux City, NE

PTI will be staffing a Display at this conference.