A new video highlights CT’s K-3 Literacy Initiative (CK3LI) and features Dr. Michael Coyne. CK3LI will also be the topic of a State Literacy Forum on March 13 from 1:00-3:00 at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. The forum is open to the public.
Dr. Allison Lombardi and Dr. Adam Lalor, a recent Special Education PhD graduate in the Neag School of Education, coauthor a book chapter “Faculty and Administrator Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Disability” in Disability as Diversity in Higher Education.
Congratulations, Dr. Lombardi and Dr. Lalor! We appreciate your contributions.
The 29th Annual Postsecondary Disability Training Institute (PTI) will be held on May 30 – June 2, 2017 in Boston Park Plaza HotelBoston, Mass. Registration is now open (early bird discount until April 28).
Sponsored by the Center on Postsecondary Education and Disability at University of Connecticut’s Neag School of Education, PTI is an intensive training opportunity for professionals working with students with disabilities in higher education. Now in its 29th year, PTI is held in conveniently located cities in the Northeast each June and draws over 300 participants per year from across the United States and Canada.
Participants have the opportunity to work with and learn from experts in the field through sessions on various key topics. All session formats provide adequate time for attendee/presenter interaction, while the strand formats also provide follow-up activities throughout the week. Students with disabilities, as well as peer mentors, are also invited to attend.
Develop your professional network in Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Enhance your capacity to work smarter and more effectively in implementing the PBIS framework. Join us for this exciting regional opportunity for PBIS leaders and implementers in the Northeast.
Anthony Biglan, Ph.D., Oregon Research Institute
Diane Myers, Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University
Click here for additional registration and conference information.