Apr 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 provides 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 registration.
Keynote & Featured Speaker
Mark Coppin, Director of Assistive Technology at the Anne Carlsen Center in Jamestown, N.D.
Dan Herlihy, Private consultant from Hoosick, N.Y., providing Assistive Technology training and professional development to educators.
K-12 Administrators, General and Special Education Teachers, Media Specialists, Paraeducators, Reading Support, Parents, Social Workers, Speech-Language Pathologists, Psychologists, OT/PT, Consultants
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
• Participants from outside the GWAEA area, $100
• Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.