Pennsylvania Department of Education

Session Dates

Monday July 16th, 2018 1:00PM — 4:30PM
Tuesday July 17th, 2018 8:15AM — 4:30PM
Wednesday July 18th, 2018 8:00AM — 4:30PM
Thursday July 19th, 2018 8:15AM — 11:30AM

2018 Special Education Leadership Summer Academy-Leading Special Education: Every Student Succeeds

The Special Education Leadership Summer Academy is designed to increase the knowledge and skills that are vital for special education leaders. The role of a special education leader requires establishing and maintaining a balance between managing compliance and leading improvement. This conference offers a variety of sessions for novice and veteran leaders of special education. Several sessions offer content in both compliance and leadership, and provide administrators with timely topics to help support their efforts in providing effective programs and services for students with disabilities.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Tom Wolf, Governor

Location

  • Bedford Springs Conference Center

Event Type

  • Conferences

Credit Type

  • Registration Fee (0 hours)

Registration Contact

Debbie Parra, dparra@pattan.net, 800-441-3215x7242

Content Contact

Kimberly Jenkins, kjenkins@pattan.net, 800-441-3215 x7206

Topics Covered

Leadership

Presenters

  • Multiple Presenters

Other Dates

  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Blueprint for Success
  • Monday July 16th, 2018 1:00PM — 4:30PM
  • Leading by Convening: The Human Side of Practice Change
  • Monday July 16th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • An Update on Implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
  • Monday July 16th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • Transition to College for Students with Autism: The Role of the School System
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 8:15AM — 10:00AM
  • Getting to the Roots of 1306
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 8:15AM — 10:00AM
  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Digging Deep for a Solid Foundation
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 8:15AM — 12:00PM
  • UDL, Cyber and Beyond
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 8:15AM — 10:00AM
  • Digging Deeper into the Changing Landscape of Secondary Transition
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • Implementing an MTSS Approach for Therapy Services and Behavioral Health
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • Achieving Equitable Disciplinary Practices through Culturally Responsive PBIS
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • Exploring without leaving the Chair: A Mindful Education
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • Case Law: What Would You Do?
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 1:15PM — 2:45PM
  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Building Blocks for Success
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 1:15PM — 4:30PM
  • Exploring without leaving the Chair: A Mindful Education
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 1:15PM — 2:45PM
  • How to Plan to Increase Graduation Rates and Decrease Dropout Rates in Pennsylvania
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 1:15PM — 2:45PM
  • Case Law: What Would You Do?
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • Building Blocks for MAXimum Success
  • Tuesday July 17th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Raising the Ceiling
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 8:00AM — 12:00PM
  • Statewide Assessment and Accountability 101: Understanding PASA Requirements and Procedures
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 9:00AM — 10:00AM
  • The Statewide Family Network: A Resource for Administrators
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 9:00AM — 10:00AM
  • Lesson in the Law: Top 10 Section 504 Myths
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 9:00AM — 10:00AM
  • The IDEA SPP - A Framework for Improving Compliance and Outcomes for Students with Disabilities
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 9:00AM — 10:00AM
  • Hot Topics: What is Happening in the Field (Veteran session)
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • Take Control of What´s in Your Control (Novice session)
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 10:15AM — 12:00PM
  • What Can Be Difficult About Working in a Charter School?
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 1:15PM — 2:45PM
  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Opening the Door for All Students
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 1:15PM — 4:30PM
  • How to be a Special Education PRO (Proactive, Responsive and Organized)
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 1:15PM — 4:30PM
  • Rebuilding the IEP Team After Conflict: Using Restorative Practices to Reset Team Dynamics
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 1:15PM — 2:45PM
  • Using Case Study to Guide Professional Development for Accountability and Consistency in Practice
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • The Role of the LEA in School Improvement
  • Wednesday July 18th, 2018 3:00PM — 4:30PM
  • Special Education Leadership Summer Academy: Finishing Touches
  • Thursday July 19th, 2018 8:15AM — 11:30AM

Additional Information

*Registration: DEADLINE: JULY 6, 2018* Full registration fee is required for each participant regardless of how many days attending. Early-bird Registration fee: $225 (registration and payment must be received by 4:00 p.m., June 29 , 2017 for early-bird fee) Regular Registration fee: $275 (All registrations and payments must be received by 4:00 pm, July 6, 2018). *Location Information:* Bedford Springs is conveniently located just 4 miles off the PA turnpike. *Overnight Accommodations:* Bedford Springs Conference Center: A limited number of guest rooms are available for registered conference attendees: $135/night/single occupancy or $85/per night/per person/double occupancy