It’s Real: Tools to Prevent Suspensions and Expulsions

How to Support All Children Birth to 5

Date/ Time: Monday, March 2, 2020 from 9:00AM – 12:30PM

Ubicación:   Braille Institute

741 N. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90029

Fee:  Early Bird Member $55, Early Bird Non-member $75 — Before 2/17/2020

Member $75, Non-Member $95 — After 2/17/2020

Información del contacto: mail@idaofcal.org 

Details: Young children are being expelled from preschool and child care programs at startling rates. Please join us for this important conversation as we work to increase our understanding of effective ways to support children’s success. ADA requests for accommodations must be made by 2/10/2020.

For more information and to register, click here. 

37th Annual Cal-TASH Conference

Focus on the Future: Fulfilling the Promise of Inclusive Lives

Dates:        Friday March 6, 2020 and Saturday March 7, 2020

Ubicación:   Embassy Suites by Hilton Sacramento, Riverfront Promenade

100 Capitol Hill, Sacramento, CA 95814

Fee: Varies

Información del contacto: Kathy Peckham-Hardin, (818) 677-4002 or kathy.phardin@csun.edu

Details: Lunch is included as part of registration. ASL interpreter services are available upon request.

For more information and to register, click here.

The 6th Annual AIR-B Community Autism Conference

Optimizing Community & School Inclusion for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Fecha:          Friday, March 20,2020 from 8:00AM – 3:OOPM

Ubicación:   Holman United Methodist Church

3320 W. Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90018

Fee: GRATIS

Información del contacto: Health African American Families at (323) 292-2002

Details: Join our 6th Annual Autism Conference, Optimizing Community & School Inclusion for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, hosted by the UCLA Center for Autism Research and Treatment (CART), the Healthy African American Families (HAAF) and the AIR-B Network. Conference topics will include autism research updates, autism services and supports in the school & community, and family experiences. To reserve one of the limited registration spots, please RSVP by Friday, March 13. If you are bringing a guest, he/she will need to fill out a separate form to register.

For more information and to register, please click here. 

Thompson Policy Institute: DisAbility Summit

Fecha:          Friday, March 27, 2020 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Ubicación:   Musco Center for the Arts

One University Dr., Orange, CA 92866

Fee: GRATIS

Details: This year’s DisAbility Summit will include presentations on research and practice in the areas of transition to work and inclusive schooling. We are excited to announce our keynote speaker, Joe Xavier, California’s Director Department of Rehabilitation, has over 34 years of experience in business and public administration, as well as many years participating in advocacy and community organizations. As an immigrant, a blind consumer, a beneficiary of the DOR’s services, Joe has the experience and understands the challenges and opportunities available to individuals with disabilities, and the services required to maximize an individual’s full potential. A continental breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. on the Aitken Arts Plaza.

For more information and to register, click here.