CATEGORY DATE & TIME EVENT DESCRIPTION

October 19, 2017

3:00 pm EST

NTACT Evidence-Based Practices, Tools, and Resources to Support Academic Engagement for Secondary Students with Disabilities

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This webinar will provide information about secondary academic evidence-based practices (EBPs) identified by NTACT staff, including tools and resources to support academic engagement. Participants will gain (a) knowledge of secondary academic EBPs, (b) specific strategies for implementation, and (c) tools and resources to support implementation and evaluation of secondary academic EBPs.

 

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October 05, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Ask the Expert: "I'm Determined"

Webinar sponsored by NTACT, Amanda Randall and John McNaught, state coordinators of the Virginia Department of Education’s I’m Determined Project will share resources, strategies and stories on implementing I’m Determined in your school. Learn how to incorporate youth, educator and parent perspectives in the self-determination process in order replicate outreach activities and classroom strategies. All resources are free and available for download at www.imdetermined.org

September 21, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Ask the Experts: Student Engagement Strategies

Dr. Reece Peterson, Professor Emeritus at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will share resources and strategies to get student's engaged. His website, Student Engagement Project, focuses on two main areas: strategies to reduce exclusionary discipline and strategies to reduce school dropout. Get ideas, new resources, advice and strategies for individual student planning and school improvement planning!

September 07, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Implementing Evidence-Based Practices to Increase Graduation Rates and Decreasing Dropout Rates for Students with Disabilities in Pennsylvania

Schools in Pennsylvania are working to increase the graduation rate and decrease the dropout rate for students with disabilities by utilizing a State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP).  Participants will learn about Evidence-Based Practices to increase graduation rates, and how to work with stakeholders to design and implement a statewide plan at the local level. 

Presenters:  Dr. Victor Rodriguez-Diaz and Dr. Laura Moran

This webinar will be recorded and a captioned recording will be available after the webinar; however, live captioning services are not available during the webinar.

Here is the link mentioned in the webinar regarding the School Completion Data Tools and you can contact Dr. Matthew Klare to get support with these tools by emailing RiskCalculations@uncc.edu.

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August 10, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Vocational Rehabilitation Outcomes for Students Participating in a Model Seamless Transition Program - Webinar

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) represents significant promise for improving transition outcomes when implemented in the context of proven transition service models. 

This webinar will be captioned and will be available within a week or so.

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June 08, 2017

3 - 4 PM (Eastern)

Career Counseling for Students with Significant Disabilities: Strategies for Success

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May 11, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Ask the Expert: "Gaining Momentum in Middle Schools - Wisconsin Strategies"

In this Ask the Expert event Nancy Molfenter and Jennifer Hilgendorf will provide strategies and materials that have been used in Wisconsin to provide middle schools with appropriate transition practices.

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April 28, 2017

12:00 p.m. EST

State-Defined Alternate Diplomas

This webinar was desinged to clarify what ESSA says about the state-definded alternate diploma and to generate discussion about the pros and cons and to identify the next steps the states will take.

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April 13, 2017

3 - 4pm

Dropout Prevention, Graduation, and Postsecondary Education Preparation Resources from NTACT

NTACT staff will walk participants through resources available to help students with disabilities persist and succeed in middle and high school, as well as prepare for success in postsecondary education and training. Join us for a website resources tour!

A captioned recording of NTACT's webinars will be made available, approximately one week after the live event. 

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March 30, 2017

3:00 PM, EST

Ask the Expert - "Attendance Matters"

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This event will be an opportunity to participate in a webinar on this topic and then engage in an online discussion with the presenter for two weeks after the event.

Pat Halle, Maryland Attendance Expert

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A captioned recording will be posted approximately one week after the webinar.