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Tools for Life Transition Summit Living Your Best Life 2021

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Missouri Southern State University

MSSU Connor Ballroom- 3rd Floor of Billingsly Student Center

Joplin, MO 64801

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The Summit is a one-day learning experience designed for students and young adults aged 14-26 with unique abilities.

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The Summit is a one-day learning experience designed for students and young adults aged 14-26 with unique abilities to learn of resources and TOOLS to live their BEST LIFE!

A little info about our Keynote BRADY CLEVENGER!

"Brady was born in Joplin and grew up in Webb City, Missouri. Brady earned his Bachelor’s degree from Missouri Southern and his Master’s degree from Pittsburg State. As a VR Counselor with Rehab Services for the Blind, Brady has worked with hundreds of blind and visually impaired clients, helping them to reach their education and vocational goals. He has also served as an agency representative for the State Rehab Council for the Blind and currently serves on the Joplin Association for the Blind’s Board. Visually impaired himself, Brady has used many assistive technologies and accommodations, dating back to his time at MSSU. Currently, Brady resides in Springfield with his wife and three children. Brady is an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan and also enjoys playing guitar."

**Registration Deadline is Wednesday, October 27, 2021


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Missouri Southern State University

MSSU Connor Ballroom- 3rd Floor of Billingsly Student Center

Joplin, MO 64801

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Organizer Missouri Parents Act (MPACT)

Organizer of Tools for Life Transition Summit Living Your Best Life 2021

Missouri Parents Act (MPACT) is a non-profit that serves children with disabilities, their families, and communities throughout the state. MPACT has served as Missouri’s federally-funded Parent Training and Information Center since 1988.  MPACT also works in collaboration with, and receives funding from, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).

MPACT is committed to excellence as we provide FREE services and assistance to parents, families, and youth. Our mission is to empower families to advocate for themselves so that children with special educational needs can reach their full potential in education and life - through support, training, and education. MPACT staff and volunteers are located throughout Missouri and work with public and private agencies, parent groups, professional organizations and advocacy groups to achieve that goal.

 

 

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