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We've packed six days with hundreds of sessions on just about every topic in the field. Explore our session browser to create your very own professional development experience and find the opportunities tailored to you!  PLUS, if you'd like to take a deeper dive into a topic, you can purchase any of our optional workshops as additions to your convention registration. The options are limitless!

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Tyrone C. Howard

Thursday, March 11

Dr. Adam Saenz

Friday, March 12

Dan and Samuel Habib

Saturday, March 13

 

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Optional Convention Workshops

4PM-7PM ET
WORKSHOP 01 – Developing Legally Defensible IEPs
 
Julie Weatherly, Resolutions in Special Education, Inc.
4PM-7PM ET
WORKSHOP 08 – Specially Designed Instruction in Co-Teaching: Past the Basics and Into the Specifics
 

Marilyn Friend, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
5PM-8PM ET
WORKSHOP 17 – Building Communities of Practice: Strengthening Induction Programs to Support the Needs of New Special Education Teachers

Clara Hauth and Catherine Creighton Thompson, Marymount University
 
5PM-8PM ET
WORKSHOP 22 – Building School Capacity to Work with Students with Emotional and Behavioral Disabilities
 
Devario Hawkins, D.C. Public Schools
Trent McLaurin, George Mason University
 
6PM-9PM ET
WORKSHOP 03 – Effective Paraeducator Utilization: Challenges and Solutions for Teachers and Administrators
 


Ritu Chopra, The PAR²A Center, University of Colorado Denver

6PM-9PM ET
WORKSHOP 23 – Dyslexia and The Science of Reading: What Every Educator Needs to Know
 

Deborah Lynam, AIM Institute for Learning and Research

 

4PM-7PM ET
WORKSHOP 05 – The Early Writing Project: Evidence-based Assessment and Intervention for Struggling Writers

Erica Lembke, University of Missouri
Kristen McMaster, University of Minnesota
Elizabeth McCollom, University of Missouri
Katya Sussman, University of Missouri
Elizabeth Lam, University of Minnesota

4PM-7PM ET
WORKSHOP 14 – Specially Designed Instruction In Co-Teaching: Practical Examples Across Subjects, Domains, and Grades


Marilyn Friend, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
 

4PM-7PM ET
WORKSHOP 12 – Make an Investment in Teacher Quality and Success: Learn to Implement Explicit Instruction With Fidelity


Michael Kennedy, University of Virginia

4PM-7PM E
Workshop 16: Effective Leadership for the Implementation of Evidence-based Schoolwide Literacy Instruction


Lauren Artzi and Jennifer Pierce, American Institutes for Research (AIR)
 

6PM-9PM ET
WORKSHOP 09 – Diving DEEPER: Application of Collaboration HLPs for Preservice Teachers

Robin Drogan, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Brooke Lylo, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Stephanie Gardner, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

^PM-9PM ET
WORKSHOP 11 – Developing Legally Compliant Functional Behavior Assessments

Paula Chan, Cleveland State University
Sonja De Boer, Independent Contractor
David Bateman, Shippensburg University

 

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