Applied Behavior Analysis: What All Educators Should Know
11/5/2020 9:00 – 10:00 AM

ABA is an empirically supported science that is effective for all learners. Learn the basics and how they can be used in various environments.

PRESENTER: MICAH S. LEWIS, SHARON A. REEVE

Autism Spectrum Disorder
11/5/2020 10:30 – 11:30 AM

An overview of the history of the autism diagnosis and recent research findings about treatment strategies.

PRESENTER: KAMALATHARA SRIKANTH

Building Environments to Set Up Twice-Exceptional Students for Success
11/5/2020 1:00 – 2:00 PM

The physical and emotional classroom environment is essential to the well-being and achievement of twice-exceptional (2e) students, those who are gifted in some areas and have special needs in others.

PRESENTER: JACQUI BYRNE

Helping the ADHD Student in the Classroom Across the Ages
11/5/2020 2:30 – 3:30 PM

This workshop discusses the presentation of ADHD in the classroom based on the childs age. Presentation will offer concrete, practical approaches to address these problems in an academic environment.

PRESENTER: ILYSE ODESKY, ZANDRA GRATZ

Managing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the Classroom
11/6/2020 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Learn about attentional deficits and executive dysfunction and how these symptoms interfere with academic, social, and emotional outcomes. Options for treatment, strategies and accommodations will be reviewed.

PRESENTER: HILARY MURPHY

Strategies to Support Children with Autism—ASD
11/6/2020 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the three levels within ASD that dictate the approach and the methods that you use to treat the identified problem behaviors.

PRESENTER: KAMALATHARA SRIKANTH

Surviving to Thriving as a Special Education Teacher
11/5/2020 4:00 – 5:00 PM

In this workshop, we will explore practical strategies for new special education teachers to enhance student learning, foster collaboration with colleagues and families, assess student progress, and more.

PRESENTER: ENRIQUE C. MANLAPID

Understanding the Basic Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
11/6/2020 2:30 – 3:30 PM

Through the analysis of behaviors that can seem inexplicable, ABA provides proven strategies to effectively teach individuals with ASD new skills and to reduce unsafe behaviors.

PRESENTER: STEPHANIE FLAMINI

Using Play Therapy with Students with Emotional and Behavioral Issues
11/5/2020 4:00 – 5:00 PM

This interactive workshop will appeal to teachers, CST members, related service providers and administrators who will learn creative and developmentally appropriate ways to work with challenging students of all ages.

PRESENTER: COLLEEN D. MARTINEZ

Various Processing Disorders
11/6/2020 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Learning disabilities associated with visual, auditory, sensory, executive functioning and language-processing disorders will be defined, giving signs, symptoms, and strategies.

PRESENTER: DR PAMELA COOPER

Verbal Behavior: Pairing/Manding
11/6/2020 2:30 – 3:30 PM

Manding is the functional communication essential for preschool children to express needs and wants. Pairing is the initial step established by teachers and therapists to create instructional control and trust.

PRESENTER: SHENBAGAVALLI BASKARAN