2021 Fall Conference

The Fall 2021 Virtual WAPED Conference

Advocacy as Inclusion: Elevating Equity in Access Services

$50 per WAPED member (maximum of $200 per campus for all WAPED members.)
$75 per non-member
Register for the conference

Daily schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, October 26

October 26th 10am-12pm
• 10:00-11:00 am: Transitions- K-12, Community Transitions, and Vocational Rehabilitation
• 11:00 am- 12:00 pm: Student Support and Best Practices

Tuesday, October 26th 2pm-4pm: Faculty and DS Office Relationship Building Panel

Wednesday, October 27

October 27th 10am-12pm: Advocacy Breakout Sessions on Students, Faculty and Staff, and for DS Offices
• Staff and Faculty (helping staff becoming better advocates for students)
• Students (helping students in self-advocacy)
• DS Offices (advocacy for more staff within DS offices)

October 27th 1:30pm-2:30pm: Free Student Resources Shift and Share
• Overview of: Otter AI, Natural Reader, Chrome Auto Captioning, Khan Academy, Quizlet, NVDA, and Voice Typing

October 27th 3:00pm-4:30pm Disability Advocacy Event (hosted by TCC):
rEVOLution: how two multiply-marginalized women found each other- and their purpose- in the Disability Justice Movement

October 27th 6-8pm Hospitality Fun! M Session Breakout Groups
• Mixology: Bring your own drink and discuss
• Making Music: Karaoke- Sing Along
• Me Time: Self-Care
• Meditation: Chair Yoga

Thursday, October 28

October 28th 10am-12pm WAPED Operations Meeting
October 28th 2pm-4pm WAPED Operations Meeting Continued