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WSPEI - Parent Resources

Parent Family Engagement Liaisons are part of the Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative. They are parents of children with disabilities in CESA #11 who work with parents, educators and school districts to promote positive partnerships and provide support to families of children with special needs. The project is funded by a Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction discretionary grant and provides networking, support, education and resources. 

Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative


What Services are Available for Parents & Educators?

Networking: Connect families and educators with community, statewide and national agencies and organizations, which provide services to parents and educators of special education.

Support: Support the developoment of Parent and Educator Advisory committees and other activities, which build parent, school partnerships. Provide one-to-one assistance to parents and educators.

Education:  Parents and Educators are offered training, resources, and networking opportunities to understand and increase involvement in the Special Education process.

Resources:  Provide information, agency contacts, books, pamphlets and tapes on issues regarding special education. parenting, and disabilities.

For more information contact:

Pat Rynda
CESA 11 WSPEI Family Engagement Coordinator
(715) 262-3065

Pat Rynda, WSPEI CESA #11 Lead Family Engagement Coordinator, 715-262-3065, patr@cesa11.k12.wi.us
Districts: Baldwin-Woodville, Durand, Ellsworth, Elmwood, Hudson, New Richmond, Pepin, Plum City, Prescott, River Falls, St. Croix Central, Spring Valley, and oversees services to all CESA 11 districts.

Sally Coy, WSPEI CESA #11 Family Engagement Coordinator, 715-702-7777, sallyc@cesa11.k12.wi.us
Districts: Barron, Birchwood, Boyceville, Chetek, Colfax, Cumberland, Elk Mound, Glenwood City, Grantsburg, Menomonie, Prairie Farm, Rice Lake, Shell Lake, Turtle Lake

Debbie Brennan, WSPEI CESA #11 Family Engagement Coordinator, 612-810-5608, dbrennan@cesa11.k12.wi.us
Districts: Amery, Cameron, Clayton, Clear Lake, Frederic,  Luck, Osceola, St. Croix Falls, Siren, Somerset, Spooner, Unity, Webster

Contact Info:

Education Consultant
Ext. 2148

Support Staff
Ext. 2168





Fall Conference


UW Stout

Student Center


Spring Conference


Location to be determined

WSPEI Go-To-Meeting
Dates and Topics

12/10/14 - Specific Learning                 Disabilities
2/11/15 - TBA
5/13/15 - TBA

(all webinars are 
9:00 AM - Noon)

For more information about registration contact WSPEI - (877) 844-4925


3/29/15 - KEYs to SUCCESS