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Date(s): 8/18/2016 8:30 AM - 8/18/2016 4:00 PM, 9/20/2016 8:30 AM - 9/20/2016 4:00 PM
Description: Outreach Services, VSDB, Virginia Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired, and the Virginia Project for Children & Young Adults with Deaf-Blindness are planning a regional training series that will include two face-to-face trainings a few weeks apart with a webinar in between. The target audience includes early childhood special educators, early intervention educators, and related service providers working with children birth to 5.The content will include an overview of vision and...
Date(s): 8/17/2016 8:00 AM - 8/17/2016 4:00 PM, 8/22/2016 8:00 AM - 8/22/2016 4:00 PM
Description: As part of the Virginia Department of Education's ongoing effort to ensure that appropriate accommodations are provided to Limited English Proficient (LEP) students taking the Standards of Learning (SOL) assessments, training on the provision of accommodations to LEP students will be offered in four locations in August 2016.     Participants in this training will gain a thorough understanding of: Accommodations available to LEP students for SOL assessments; The role of the LEP...
Date(s): 8/16/2016 8:00 AM - 8/16/2016 3:30 PM, 9/19/2016 8:00 AM - 9/19/2016 3:30 PM
Description: Outreach Services, VSDB, Virginia Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired, and the Virginia Project for Children & Young Adults with Deaf-Blindness are planning a regional training series that will include two face-to-face trainings a few weeks apart with a webinar in between. The target audience includes early childhood special educators, early intervention educators, and related service providers working with children birth to 5.The content will include an overview of vision and...
Date(s): 8/9/2016 - 8/11/2016
Description: This training is limited to 2014 and 2015 PACL graduates interesting in attending PEATC's 2016 PACL ADVANCED Training. Participants will interact as teams, made up of a PACL graduate and a professional from their school system. As a result of this training, teams will have to develop a plan for the year for their school or school system. PEATC will support them in planning and evaluating their plan. Past examples include parent-teacher tea, anti-bullying event,...
Date(s): 8/8/2016 10:00 AM - 8/8/2016 5:00 PM, 8/9/2016 9:00 AM - 8/9/2016 5:00 PM, 8/10/2016 9:00 AM - 8/10/2016 3:00 PM
Description: This is a national-caliber conference with expert advocates and trainers from across the nation focused on making A Life Like Yours possible for Virginians with I/DD of all ages. We have all of the "must know" information about the new I/DD Waiver program. We are also excited to announce that we will have new tracks this year dedicated to early childhood and inclusive education! Convention sessions highlight how schools, employers, and communities are enriched when they include all citizens....
Date(s): 8/8/2016 9:00 AM - 8/8/2016 4:00 PM, 8/9/2016 9:00 AM - 8/9/2016 4:00 PM
Description: The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) is partnering with the Virginia Consortium for Teacher Preparation in Vision Impairment through George Mason University (VI Consortium), and the Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI) to provide additional training in Unified English Braille (UEB) for Virginia special educators.  George Mason University will host the 2016 UEB Summer Training Institute on August 8 & 9 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  The training will be broadcast...
Date(s): 8/8/2016 - 9/8/2016
Description: The Virginia Project for Children and Young Adults with Deaf-Blindness (VDBP) will host a special session of modules to help teams of at least one classroom teacher and one paraprofessional or teacher's aide to complete 20 hours of training using modules 1-3. Teachers of the deaf and hard of hearing, teachers of students with visual impairments, related service providers, etc. are also encouraged to apply. The “host” will be available to answer questions, support understanding of...
Date(s): 8/3/2016 9:00 AM - 8/4/2016 3:00 PM
Description: VTSS - Academic Tier 1 Forum
Date(s): 8/3/2016 - 8/5/2016
Description: Who Should Apply? Fathers interested in developing effective advocacy skills through tactile training, leadership development, peer mentoring, and engagement. PLEASE NOTE!!!  SEATING WILL BE LIMITED!! • You will be notified about your application status NO LATER THAN July 22, 2016. • You MUST receive a confirmation to attend this event. • You must commit to participating in the entire training. • Contact PEATC at 800-869-6782 or partners@peatc.org (please do...
Date(s): 8/2/2016 9:00 AM - 8/3/2016 4:30 PM
Description: Street Law will bring a group of secondary teachers together for professional development designed to give teachers exciting, interactive strategies that will engage students in civics and government lessons. Topics will include: current public issues in civics and government (including voting rights and restrictions, political polarization, medical and recreational marijuana, and America’s role in the world) required government and civics content (including state and local...
Date(s): 8/2/2016
Description: Topic strands for the conference include mental health, assistive technology, student engagement and early childhood education.  This conference is designed for professionals in Superintendent's Regions 1 and 8. 
Date(s): 7/28/2016 - 7/29/2016, 8/24/2016 - 8/25/2016
Description: Who Should Apply? Parents who are new to the Special Education process interested in taking the next step towards collaborating as parent leaders. PEATC's Parent Institute is designed for parents who are new to the Special Education process. The institute will provide an introduction to "Advocacy 101" for parents, information about resources and opportunities in their local area, and an opportunity to be 'paired' with a parent mentor in the form of a PEATC PACL graduate in their region for...
Date(s): 7/27/2016 9:00 AM - 7/28/2016 3:00 PM
Description: VTSS Advanced Tiers
Date(s): 7/25/2016 6:00 PM - 7/25/2016 9:00 PM, 8/1/2016 6:00 PM - 8/1/2016 9:00 PM, 8/8/2016 6:00 PM - 8/8/2016 9:00 PM, 8/15/2016 6:00 PM - 8/15/2016 9:00 PM
Description: An education program for parents who have children and youth with mental health needs; NAMI Basics provides information and strategies that support parents in their journeys of raising a child or youth with mental health needs.  To register, email the class facilitator, cherstinane@gmail.com.  In your email, please include the best phone number to reach you on so that the facilitator can call you regarding course registration.   Child care will be available during class,...
Date(s): 7/25/2016 - 7/28/2016
Description: The Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) program seeks to empower young people with developmental and other disabilities to further develop their leadership skills. Students, serving as Delegates from communities throughout Virginia, participate in a wide range of activities and learning experiences during this summer program set on a university campus. Click on any section below to expand more information, links and forms. YLF is a personal, leadership, and career development training program for...
Date(s): 7/22/2016 - 7/23/2016
Description: Who Should Apply? The 7 P’s: Principals, Police, Parents, Pastors, Proprietors, Partners, and Politicians interested in reversing the school to prison pipeline. SEATING WILL BE LIMITED• You will be notified about your application status NO LATER THAN July 11, 2016.• You MUST receive a confirmation to attend this event.• You must commit to participating in the entire training.• Contact PEATC at 800-869-6782 or partners@peatc.org (please do not contact the...
Description: Outreach Services, VSDB has purchased access to four online short courses (30 - 60 minutes each), and is making them available to professionals in Virginia who want to learn more about working with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The courses were developed at the Central Institute for the Deaf (CID). Those who register before the given deadline will be sent a code that will allow access for one month (March 20-April 19, 2017) to take that course at their convenience, 24/7. At the end...
Description: The Inclusive Classroom Profile (ICP), authored by Dr. Elena Soukakou, is a structured observation rating scale designed to assess the quality of classroom practices that support the developmental needs of children 2½ - 5 years of age with disabilities in early childhood settings. Ratings on the ICP items indicate the extent to which program staff intentionally adapt the classroom’s environment, activities, and instructional support in ways that encourage children’s active...
Description: In celebration, OSEP's Early Childhood Assistive Technology Model Demonstration grantees and Center on Technology and Disability is partnering with the Office of Head Start's Early Childhood Hearing Outreach (ECHO) Initiative to join the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) in celebrating this year's theme "Communication: The Key to Connection." Throughout the month of May, ASHA partners with national and local stakeholders to engage in a multifaceted public education campaign to...
Date(s): 4/28/2017 8:00 AM - 4/28/2017 12:30 PM
Description: Formed Families Forward and the ADHD Resource Group of Northern Virginia are pleased to host Dr. Bruce Thyer, Professor of Social Work at Florida State University and author of Science and Pseudoscience in Social Work Practice, for a half-day workshop. Dr. Thyer will provide insight into some of the most common and most controversial interventions for working with children, youth and families. Dr. Thyer will cover science and pseudoscience in: Clinical assessment Treating children and...
Date(s): 11/17/2016 12:00 PM - 11/17/2016 1:00 PM, 11/17/2016 3:00 PM - 11/17/2016 4:00 PM
Description: Presenter: Matt Newton, M.A.T., Coordinator of Educational and Assistive Technology, VDOE T/TAC at Virginia Tech Does your school division use Windows-based laptops, PCs, or Apple devices rather than Chromebooks in the classroom?  Do these machines and their software packages present access challenges for students that you are working with?  Then, this session is for you!  Matt will provide an overview of the MANY built-in and add-on accessibility features of Microsoft Windows,...
Date(s): 11/15/2016 12:00 PM - 11/15/2016 1:00 PM, 11/15/2016 3:00 PM - 11/15/2016 4:00 PM
Description: Presenters:   Laura Palmaro, Chrome Accessibility Program Manager, Google & Roger Benz, Google Apps Accessibility Program Manager, Google The world of Google Chrome is exploding with new features and Apps. Laura Palmaro and Roger Benz, nationally recognized Google trainers, will provide an overview of the accessibility features and functionality in Chromebooks, as well as Google Apps (including Drive, Docs, Calendar and Gmail). Learn ways to use these tools to help boost student...