2015 Spring Conference

WAPED Spring Conference

April 15-17, 2015

Location: Enzian Inn, Leavenworth, WA

Hotel Information

Book your hotel for WAPED now. Rooms are blocked until March 17. After this date the Enzian will honor the conference rate if they still have space available. Enzian Inn web site. The booking code for the website is 9206. If you call, tell them you are booking for the WAPED Conference. The Enzian reservations number is 1-800-223-8511. The single room rate with tax is $105.83, double room rate is $116.97.

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Agenda

Conference Files

Wednesday, April 15

8:30 – 9:00 AM           Registration & Check in

9:00 – 10:30 AM

Option #1 Disability Service 101 (geared to newer professional but open to all)

Option #2 Disability Services Advanced: Working with Students in Clinical & Internships experiences

10:30 – 10:45 AM       Break

10:45 – 12:00 PM       Disability Services 101 and Disability Services Advanced cont’d

12:00 – 1:30 PM       Lunch (on your own)

1:30 – 2:30 PM         Committee Breakouts

2:30 – 2:45 PM         Break

2:45 – 4:00 PM          Disability Task Force on Transition from K-12 to Higher Education

4:00 PM                          Wrap-Up and Door Prizes

4:30 –5:30 PM            New WAPED member welcome

Thursday, April 16

8:30 – 9:00 AM           Registration & Check in

9:00 – 10: 30 AM      Keynote: Lessons and Pitfalls on Campus Accessibility, University of Montana

10:30 – 10:45 AM       Break

10:45 – 12:00 PM        Keynote cont’d

12:00 – 2:00 PM         WAPED Spring Business Meeting & 2015-2016 Board Member Elections

2:00 – 2:15 PM           Break

2:15 – 4:00 PM           Keynote cont’d

4:00 PM                         Wrap-Up and Door Prizes

5:00-7:00 PM             Awards,  Election Results & Hospitality

Friday, April 17

9:00 – 10:15 AM         Breakout Sessions

Break out #1: How to Incorporate Academic Coaching into Disability Services offices.

Break out #2: List in real-time

10:15 – 10:30 AM       Break

10:30 – 11:45 AM        Breakout Sessions

Break out #1: Easy and Helpful Apps for Students with Disabilities

Break out #2: List in real-time

11:45 – 12:00 PM      Wrap-up and Door Prizes

12:15 – 1:00 PM        College Breakouts by Institutional Type, Alpine & Bavarian Rooms

Conference Files

University of Montana presentation (powerpoint)