SSDVE Presents: Spring, Summer, and Fall - Transitioning Between School Years


Session Dates

Thursday May 12, 2022 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Webinar

This "SSDVE (Supporting Students with Disabilities in Virtual Environments) Presents" session offers considerations and strategies for closing out the school year, supporting learners and their families in the summer, and planning for the upcoming year. Topics will include collecting accurate data that measures student growth, maintaining student and family engagement in the summer, developing and implementing effective IEPs, and growing professional capacity.


Participants will:

  1. Identify latest policies and procedures relevant to supporting students with disabilities in hybrid and virtual learning environments, set forth by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and Bureau of Special Education.
  2. Describe knowledge of evidence-based strategies and practices for closing out the current school year, supporting learners and their families in the summer, and planning for the upcoming year.
  3. Access and describe the educational resources and digital solutions provided by PaTTAN for use in the support of students with disabilities in virtual and hybrid environments' transition between school years.

Target Audience

General and Special Education Teachers, School Psychologists, Physical Therapists, Speech Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Behavior Specialists, Special Education Administrators, Principals, other administrators. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Sadie Hetrick, at 717-901-2273, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Dr. David Bateman, Dr. Sean Smith

Event Contact:


Sadie Hetrick

Content Contact:

Ethan Pan

Additional Info

All sessions will be captioned.

The "SSDVE Presents:" series will offer future relevant sessions with varying topics to provide educators, service providers, and parents resources and supports for navigating education in virtual environments. Please check often for new sessions, which will be added soon.