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2 Day Event:
July 7, 2020
through July 8, 2020

Cost of Attendance:

First Day Only:
$289.00 per person.

Second Day Only:
$289.00 per person.

Two Days:
$479.00 per person.

Live Online Event:
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Start Time:
Online at 9am – 3:30pm Eastern

This event will be held on additional dates in other time zones
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It was held on
July 7, 2020



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If you are not satisfied with this program, we'll give you a 100% refund of your registration fee.

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CO-TEACHING Conference

Presented by Experienced Co-Teachers

Bureau of Education & Research - Professional Staff Development Conference

Co-Teaching Strategies to Take Back to Your Classroom!

Choose from 21 Strategy-Packed Conference Sessions:

  • Hands-On Options
  • Co-Teaching Resources
  • Hundreds of Practical Strategies
  • … and Much More!
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Uniquely Qualified Instructors

Susan Fitzell is a dynamic presenter who is passionate about helping teachers and paraeducators make Co-Teaching and inclusion work successfully. From her years of experience, she fully understands the challenges inherent in Co-Teaching and shares her own insightful understanding of the issues of Co-Teaching and inclusion. Susan's sessions are lively, fast-paced and filled with a wealth of proven "how to" strategies and valuable resources geared specifically for the Co-Taught classroom.

Cindy Jones has extensive experience as a teacher of special needs and general education students, a crisis interventionist, a principal of a school for students with behavior and emotional challenges, an at-risk consultant, and behavior specialist. Because of her extensive background, she is able to offer dozens of practical and effective strategies that have worked for her and countless educators in co-taught classrooms. Her lively, practical sessions feature cutting-edge, research-based information, engaging activities and effective strategies that will work for you.

Kathy Morris has been a special education teacher for more than 30 years, and a consultant for behavior disorders, autism, assistive technology, and LIFE Skills, providing technical assistance, seminars, and workshops to educators throughout the United States. Kathy brings her many years of experience working in diverse special education teaching formats, including Co-Teaching in K-12 classrooms. All of her strategies are classroom proven and ready for you to try in your own Co-Taught classrooms.

Conference Agenda

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Live Online Conference
9am – 3:30pm Eastern

Day 1

Opening General Session
Morning Sessions: Choose ONE Full Morning Session or TWO 70-Minute Sessions *One mid-morning break
Lunch Break
Afternoon Sessions: Choose ONE Full Afternoon Session or TWO 70-Minute Sessions *One mid-afternoon break

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Live Online Conference
9am – 3:30pm Eastern

Day 2

Morning Sessions: Choose ONE Full Morning Session or TWO 75-Minute Sessions *One mid-morning break
Lunch Break
Afternoon Sessions: Choose TWO 75-Minute Sessions *One mid-afternoon break

Who Should Attend

K-12 General Education Teachers, Special Education Staff, Paraprofessionals, and other specialists who Co-Teach or are preparing to Co-Teach as part of their inclusion practices

Special Benefits of Attending

Comprehensive Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive resource handbook, specifically designed for this conference. Included in the handbook are resource materials for ALL conference sessions, even those you don't attend. These materials include:

  • Timesaving tips and effective procedures for Co-Planning
  • Innovative, new technology resources for inclusive classrooms
  • Fresh ideas to establish and nurture strong collaborative partnerships
  • Teacher-friendly, easy-to-use strategies for differentiating instruction in Co‑Taught classrooms

Semester Credit Option
Brandman University Logo Up to four graduate level professional development credits are available with an additional fee and completion of follow-up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University system, will be available at this BER program.

Meet Inservice Requirements
Participants of both the Live Online Seminar and those completing the Recorded Version online can receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify five continuing education hours. State CEUs are available for both versions of the course. For specific details, visit www.ber.org/ceus.

   
 
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