Building Bridges Assistive Technology Conference 2017

Jan 21, 2017


Building Bridges Assistive Technology Conference
Conference Date: April 25, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Grant Wood AEA
4401 Sixth St. SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

The Building Bridges: Assistive Technology Conference will provide an opportunity to see first hand the latest in assistive technologies (AT), practices, and services for school-age students with disabilities. This AT conference will serve as a unique opportunity for area professionals, parents, administrators and service providers to exchange and gather information on the current status and consideration of assistive technology tools.

The sessions presented at the Building Bridges Assistive Technology Conference are divided into three main focus areas, which include:

› Accessible Content and Technologies
› Augmentative and Alternative Communication
› AT and Mobile Devices

Lunch is provided with your registration.

Keynote & Featured Speaker
Mark Coppin, Director of Assistive Technology at the Anne Carlsen Center in Jamestown, N.D.

Featured Speaker
Dan Herlihy, Private consultant from Hoosick, N.Y., providing Assistive Technology training and professional development to educators.

Target Audience
K-12 Administrators, General and Special Education Teachers, Media Specialists, Paraeducators, Reading Support, Parents, Social Workers, Speech-Language Pathologists, Psychologists, OT/PT, Consultants

2017 Building Bridges Conference Flyer

Register Online: https://web1.gwaea.org/apps/ProfDev/user/signon.cfm

Download Form: http://web1.gwaea.org/profdev/pdf/registform.pdf

Course Number: 19018-16-01

Registration Deadline: 6:00 a.m. on April 7, 2017

Credit: None

Fees:

  • Participants within the GWAEA area, $75
    • Participants from outside the GWAEA area, $100
    • Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.