Special Education Summer Institute

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Legacy High School

3400 East Calgary Avenue

Bismarck, ND 58503

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The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI), Office of Special Education announces the 3rd Annual Special Education Summer Institute. This two-day institute will be held in Bismarck, ND on July 31 - August 1, 2019 at Legacy High School. The Summer Institute is open to all educators and administrators and is designed to provide professional development and best practices in special education.

Registration starts at 7:30 am both days. Welcome and introducation will began at 8:00 am, and sessions will conclude by 4:30 pm both days.

Registration Fee:

  • $65 - two day attendee
  • $40 - one day attendee

Registration ends on July 12th. Registration fees (if paying by check) are due by July 26, 2019. No on site registration accepted.

All resource materials, morning coffee and lunch are included with your registration. Confirmation emails will be sent after your payment is received. You are not fully registered until we receive payment and you have received confirmation via email. Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance at the conclusion of the institute.

Participants will be responsible for reserving their own lodging accomodations. There is a block of rooms reserved under the name of Department of Public Instruction 2019 Special Education Summer Institute at the LaQuinta Inn (701-751-3313; $84.60 + tax; block released 7/1/19) as well as the Ramada Inn (701-258-7000; $81 + tax). Both hotels include a continental breakfast. Please call these hotels to make a reservation.

Cancellation Policy/Late Registrants: We understand that circumstances may prevent you from attending the institute after submitting your registration and/or payment. Submitting the online registration signifies you are registered for the institute and that you will be attending, regardless of whether or not payment has been made. If your plans change or if you will no longer be attending please notify Michelle Woodcock at (701) 328-2633.

All cancellations and refund requests must be made by email no later than 4:30 pm on July 19th, 2019 to Michelle Woodcock (mwoodcock@nd.gov). If the deadline is not met, the registration fee becmes non-refundable as NDDPI is charged for all confirmed meals and resource materials.

The Summer Institute is offering one graduate continuing education credit through the University of Mary for $45. Credit information and instructions will be emailed out the middle of July.

Some sessions will cover or use technology. Having a personal laptop or device available may be helpful to you.

If you have questions regarding the Institute, registration, or have any special needs that require accomodation please contact Michelle Woodcock at (701) 328-2633 or mwoodcock@nd.gov.

Breakout session presentations will cover such topics as:

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • IEP Resources
  • Evaluation & Related Services
  • North Dakota Alternate Assessment Updates
  • Assistive Technology
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Structured Teaching
  • Working with Students with Complex Support Needs
  • Specially Designed Instruction
  • Transition
  • Relationship Building

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Legacy High School

3400 East Calgary Avenue

Bismarck, ND 58503

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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