Monday, June 15, 2015

Reminder: “Seizing Opportunity in the Digital Age: The Intersection of Technology and Special Education” is this Wednesday, June 17 from 12:00-1:30PM!

Join the National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training (NCTET) and the Education and Technology and Telecommunications Taskforces of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities for this special event to discuss the intersection of technology and special education. Project Tomorrow CEO Julie Evans and other featured panelists will discuss how technology advances special education and benefits students with disabilities. Hear testimony from experts in the field, stories from educators, and listen to an explanation of the data results pertaining to special education and technology in the classroom. New Speak Up data from special education teachers nationwide will be featured. Speakers and panelists include Alexa Posny (former Assistant Secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services), Julie Evans (CEO of Project Tomorrow), Kate Nagle (The Ivy Mount School, MD), Caroline Hill (E.L. Haynes High School, Washington, DC), and Angela Foreman (Jamestown Elementary School, VA).

The event takes place at 12PM on Wednesday, June 17 in 562 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to Ally Bernstein at ally@jbernsteinstrategy.com as soon as possible.

Can’t attend the event in Washington DC? Watch the live stream here: http://www.discoveryeducation.com/NCTET2015.