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Tri-State Webinar: Using Community Based Instruction to Prepare Students with ASD for Post School Environments


April 04, 2018 from 4:30 to 5:15 pm

Description:

Over next decade, 500,000 individuals with ASD will be graduating from high school, which highlights the need for transition focused curriculum and instruction to be utilized throughout school and community environments. This webinar will focus Community Based Instruction (CBI), which is educational instruction in naturally occurring community environments that provides students “real life experiences”.

Participants will be able to:

  1. Name the essential skills students need to be successful in post school environments. 
  2. Identify a variety of functional curriculum to be used across grade levels. 
  3. Identify instructional strategies and supports to be utilized in elementary and middle school settings, that will lead to greater success in post school environments. 

 Who Should Attend:

Administrators, general education teachers, specialist teachers, family members, paraprofessionals, special education professionals, and related service providers.

Presenter Information:

Kate Loving, BCBA, is an Autism Specialist with the Colorado Department of Education. She is a former special education teacher and district autism and transition specialist. As a private BCBA, she works with young adults with complex behavioral and communication needs, as they transition from school to community environments.

Details

Time April 04, 2018 from 4:30 to 5:15 pm
This webinar is offered twice on the date scheduled from 3:00 - 3:45 and 4:30 - 5:15 pm CT.
Format Meet Online
0.75 Professional Learning Contact Hours
Provider Autism and Tertiary Behavior Supports
Contact Amanda Timmerman
timmerman_a@cde.state.co.us
303-866-6969
Trainer Kate Loving, BCBA
Colorado Department of Education
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Availability This event does not have a capacity limit.

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