Date: March 25, 2009
Time: 8:30AM to 3:30PM
Location: H.G. Hill Middle School, Nashville
The Tennessee Department of Education collaborates with Vanderbilt Kennedy Center TRIAD to provide teacher training to those staff who work with children with autism. The training consists of 3 days of hands-on experience with children with autism, plus the opportunity to receive a site visit in the trainee’s setting within 2 months of the training. Training topics include characteristics, assessment, methodologies, communication, and behavior. Applicants can include general and special education teachers, speech-language therapists, related service personnel, behavior consultants, or other school personnel involved in educating students with autism. .
Registration is free. To register for the workshop, please contact Linda Copas with the Tennessee Department of Education via email or (615) 741-7790.
For more information, visit:
The Tennessee Department of Education Training site.