June 5, 2017
Summer Institute: 504 Training 101—Preconference Overview of 504 for Beginners
Learn about requirements under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 for providing programs and services for students with disabilities in this 1-day institute.
June 6, 2017
Summer Institute: Section 504/ADA
Hear from leading national experts about how Section 504/ADA has been interpreted by the courts through recent case law. Learn about similarities and differences among these federal laws and effective ways to identify and serve students under Section 504/ADA.
June 7–9, 2017
Summer Evaluation Institute Preconference: Using Professional Judgment When Interpreting FIE Data
Attend this preconference to acquire the latest information regarding student evaluation processes. Session and materials costs are partially funded through state or federal grants.
June 13–14, 2017
Texas Assistive Technology Network Statewide Conference
Explore the latest assistive technology tools and strategies to improve achievement for students with special needs. The early bird rate of $75 is good until April 1, 2017. Regular registration is $100, beginning April 2, 2017. For more information, visit http://www.texasat.net.
June 19, 2017
Learn the strategies and practices of evidence-based 18+ programs, whether you need to start a new program or improve what you already have. Explore a continuous improvement model for 18+ programming for adult students with disabilities. Bring your transition services staff, secondary department chairs, appraisal staff, and other stakeholders for greater impact.
June 20–22, 2017
Access to the General Curriculum (AGC) Institute
Join education professionals at this 3-day Institute in exploring evidence-based practices for creating effective learning environments for all learners. The AGC Institute will include general sessions from national speakers, the opportunity to attend concurrent break-out or workshop sessions, and a digital café where you can explore digital tools for the classroom. The early bird rate of $90 is good until April 30, 2017. Regular registration is $105 beginning May 1, 2017.
July 10–13, 2017
Signing Exact English (SEE) Skillshop
This week-long workshop for adult learners is designed to meet the needs of beginning as well as advanced users of SEE. Participants will improve their expressive and receptive signing skills, sign vocabulary, visual features of sign language, and song and storytelling techniques.