Sanford School of Medicine Center for Disabilities

Training Events

For the following trainings below please register at the following link:  Online Registration

Collaborative Trainings/Conferences:

Free Online Training Series (Hosted by Augmentative & Alternate Communication Workgroup)
These on-line trainings will be held on October 28, 2014 and every fourth Tuesday May 26, 2015.  Download the flyer for more information and details.

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Call for Presentations for 2015 South Dakota Special Education Conference
Please consider presenting at the 2015 South Dakota Special Education Conference. This updated conference will feature state-of-the-art, innovative and creative best practices to promote college, career and life readiness for all students.

This year all sessions will again be 75 minutes in duration. The conference will be held over the course of two days running from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 and from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. The planning committee has identified four topical areas which will be featured during the conference and encourages presentation proposals in these areas.  Download the Call for Presentation application and details.

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Autism Spectrum Disorder Evaluation Team Training
These three-day trainings will be held on January 28 - 31, 2015 in Rapid City, South Dakota.  February 28 - 21, 2015 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  Download the flyer for more information and details.  Download the application in word format here.

Center Trainings:


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The Center for Disabilities 2015 Spring Symposium
March 30 - April 1, 2015 at Cedar Shore Resort and Bridges Conference Center, Chamberlain, South Dakota.  Download the postcard for more information and details.

Getting Ahead of the Punch: Antecedent Approaches to Reducing and Preventing Challenging Behavoirs
This one-day training will be held on February 11, 2015 in Huron, South Dakota.  Download the flyer for more information and details.

On-line Parent Support Forums
These webinars will be held on December 11, December 18, 2014 and will continue.to January 8, and February 12, 2015.   Download the flyer for more information and details.

Overcoming Communication and Language Barriers for Students with Disabilities
This one-day training will be held on January 13, 2015 in Vermillion, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details.

Essential Tools for Positive Behavior for Change
These three-day intensive trainings will be held on January 12, January 26, and February 9, 2015 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details.

Communication, Social Skills, and Behavior: Setting the Stage for Success
These three-day intensive trainings will be held on January 28, February 11, and February 25, 2015 in Mitchell, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details.

Creating and Implementing Effective Transition Plans 
This one-day training will be held on January 15, 2015 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details.

Teaching the Hard to Teach: Effective Methods for Successful Learning
These three-day intensive trainings will be held on February 4, February 18, and March 18, 2015 in Yankton, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details

Social Skills and Schools: Creating opportunities for students to increase social-communication skills throughout the day
This one-day training will be held on January 22, 2015 in Aberdeen, South Dakota. .Download the flyer for more information and details
 
Creating an Inclusive Classroom: How to adapt Common Core standards, school environment and behavioral expectations to meet the needs of challenging students
These three-day intensive trainings will be held on January 28, February 25, and March 25, 2015 in Rapid City, South Dakota. Download the flyer for more information and details.
 
Creating an Inclusive Classroom: How to adapt Common Core standards, school environment and behavioral expectations to meet the needs of challenging students
These three-day intensive trainings will be held on November 14, November 21, and December 12, 2014 in Canton, South Dakota.  Download the flyer for more information and details.

Free Online Training Series
These online trainings will be held on December 11, December 18, January 8, January 22, February 12, and February 26, 2014--2015.  Download the flyer for more information and details. 

Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Children with Multiple Disabilities (including Deaf-Blindness)
These online trainings will be held on October 15, October 20, November 3, November 17, December 1, December 17, 2014.  Download the flyer for more information and details.