Helping students thrive through pandemic: Monday forum planned

PERRYSBURG — The Northern Wood County Republican Club will host a meeting about changes in the education
system due to the pandemic and help for caregivers.
The free meeting will be held Monday
Dr. Raymond Witte, school psychologist and dean of the Judith Herb College of Education at the University
of Toledo
School board members will be available to answer questions.
Wear a mask. The hall will accommodate social distancing for a large group. Hand sanitizer and wipes will
be available.
“We are pleased to have Dr. Raymond H. Witte as our guest speaker. His extensive experience working with
students with learning challenges in addition to assisting individuals and their families through
transitions makes him a valuable resource in our community. He is driven by his passion for student
success” said Maria Ermie, president of the NWCRC.
Witte’s professional training has focused on individual and system assessment and intervention, along
with mental health provision in the schools. During his tenure at Miami University, Witte provided
undergraduate and graduate instruction in the area of educational assessment and evaluation,
psychological assessment and intervention, practicum supervision, along with program design and
evaluation. His areas of clinical experience include learning disabilities, head trauma and traumatic
brain injury .
Witte is a licensed school psychologist in Ohio. He has written three textbooks and has published over 30
articles.