Upcoming Conferences and Webinars

Check back often for a list of upcoming conferences and webinars, both live and virtual!

Upcoming Conferences

Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) National Conference
During this conference there will be 250 sessions on: Transition Assessment; Culturally Responsive Practices, Transition to Postsecondary Education, Transition to Employment, Transition to Independent Living, Family/Community Partnerships in Transition, Self-Determination & Student Involvement, Personnel Preparation/Professional Development, Mental Health Issues and Practitioner to Practitioner sessions. In addition, we will share evidence-based practices from our featured DCDT partners as well as the opportunity for participants to access pre-recorded sessions from leaders in the transition field from across the country. All live sessions will be recorded and available for viewing at the conclusion of the conference. You do not need to attend the live sessions as they will be recorded and available for registrants to view on the conference app for 6 months. We will offer live sessions for those who are attending in-person at Myrtle Beach as well as live sessions for virtual attendees who can log on to virtual sessions.
Dates: October 20-23, 2021
Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
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Florida Council for Exceptional Children (FCEC) Conference
The FCEC Conference will continue its tradition of collaboratively engaging with educators, professionals, researchers and leaders in school districts, universities, various organizations and the Florida Student CEC, to celebrate our mutual commitment to children and youth with disabilities.
Dates: October 22-23, 2021
Location: Daytona Beach, FL
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Educational Strategies & Student Engagement Institute (ESSEI) Conference
The ESSEI Conference unites professionals from school districts, agencies and other sectors of the community to build knowledge and enhance skills on educational strategies proven to promote student achievement and college and career readiness. Attendees learn, share, network and identify tools to help counter and prevent academic struggles, school disengagement, and dropout.
Dates: November 16-18, 2021
Location: Orlando, FL
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Upcoming Webinars

Florida Shines: College 101 Series: What to do, When to do it and How
Hear from current college students discussing what the process and college are truly like during a pandemic. Join these free webinars to learn how to explore, apply, fund and go to college!
  • College 101 - Apply
    Date/Time: September 21, 2021 6:00 p.m.
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  • College 101 - Fund
    Date/Time: September 22, 2021 6:00 p.m.
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  • College 101 - Go
    Date/Time: September 23, 2021 6:00 p.m.
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Emerging Advocates with guest Judy Heumann
Join this seminar on September 23 for a special meeting of the Emerging Advocates group for a discussion with Judy Heumann. Judy is an internationally recognized leader in the disability community and a lifelong civil rights advocate for people with disabilities. This call will be a time to hear from Judy as well as being able to ask her questions about the disability movement in the past, today, and what she hopes to see in the future. Students, graduates, and advocates with disabilities are welcome to attend. Supporters are also welcome to attend.
Date/Time: September 23, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
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Functional Behavioral Assessments & Behavior Intervention Plans - What to Know as a Caregiver or Educator
This valuable workshop makes sense of FBA's and BIP's...Simple yet successful. During this training the presenter will walk you through a simple process for assessing behavior and productive planning, plus resources galore!
Date/Time: September 28, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.
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Fridays with FDLRS - Strategies to Support Homework Completion
Homework time does not have to be stressful when you know the strategies and tips to make efficient use of the time and energy spent by you and your child. Join us to learn ways to organize and facilitate your child's learning, using strategies that work for any subject area.
Date/Time: October 15, 2021 at 11:30 a.m.
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Resource Materials and Technology Center for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing (RMTC-D/HH) - Accessibility and Assistive Technology TA Live Webinar Archives
This webpage is from the Resource Materials and Technology Center for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing (RMTC-D/HH) and links to their monthly technical assistance live (TALive!) webinars related to accessibility and assistive technology.