Local news briefs: Parent mentor grants approved

MANSFIELD — The Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center's Board of Governors Wednesday approved grants from the Ohio Department of Education for two pa...

July 23, 2022
1:14 PM

MANSFIELD — The Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center's Board of Governors Wednesday approved grants from the Ohio Department of Education for two parent mentors for the 2022/2023 school year. The grants, $25,000 each, will keep Lindsey Schonauer and Jenny Keesee serving Mid-Ohio ESC's member districts.Parent mentors help families navigate local and state special education processes and services so that children with disabilities can get the most out of their educational experience. The Parent Mentor Project offers all services free of charge to families.

Mansfield News Journal