Together For Our Keiki - Special Education Conference

When: April 25, 2020, 8:30-4:30 PM

Where: Asia Pacific International School

54-230 Kamehameha Hwy, Hauula, HI 96717

Speakers


Speakers at our event include behavior analysts, psychologists, teachers, behavior techs, advocates, occupational therapists, and more!



  1. Dr. Amanda N Kelly, BCBA-D, LBA 
  2. Andria Tupola, Andria Tupola Foundation
  3. Ashley Monden, MA, RBT
  4. Jennifer Lonardo, MS, BCBA, LBA
  5. Lisa Sakuda, BA, RBT
  6. Lara Bollinger, MSEd, BCBA, LBA
  7. Dr. Karen Tyson, LD-ADHD Center
  8. Tori Sims, MS, BCBA, LBA
  9. Lydia Hardie, Hawai'i Disability Rights Center
  10. Maureen McComas, Peer Advocate
  11. Michelle Pestel-Maga, Parent 
  12. Crystal Amelang, OTR/L, SIPT, Sprouts Therapy

This conference will feature two tracks: caregiver track and professional track

Time
 Parent/Caregiver Track
 Professional Track
8:00-8:45 AM
Registration
Registration
 8:45-9:00 AM
Opening Remarks
Opening Remarks
 9:00-10:00 AM
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Speaker TBD
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Speaker TBD
 10:00-10:30 AM
Break
Break
 10:30-11:00 AM
Terms & Tips: Special Education Overview 
The Role of an RBT: DOE's Newest Service Provider
 11:00-11:30 AM
Role of an Advocate & Procedural Safeguards
Laws: IDEA, ABA, ADA, Chapter 465D
 11:30-12:00 PM
Interdisciplinary Collaboration
Delving Deeper: Successful Public School Models
 12:00-1:00 PM
Legislative Updates at Lunch
Legislative Updates at Lunch
 1:00-1:30 PM
Laws: IDEA, ABA, ADA, Chapter 465D 
Ethical Standards for Ed/Medical Professionals 
 1:30-2:00 PM
Reflecting Services on Your IEP
Ethical Standards for Ed/Medical Professionals 
 2:00-2:30 PM
Panel: Q & A  
Panel: Q & A
 2:30-3:00 PM
Break
Break
 3:00-4:00 PM
Hopes, Fears, Dreams, and the Future For Our Keiki
Hopes, Fears, Dreams, and the Future For Our Keiki
 4:00-4:30 PM
Q & A: Large group 
Q & A: Large group