Upcoming Events:

Blumberg Topical Series:
Programs on Contemporary Educational Issues in Indiana


Blumberg Center Topical Series

The Blumberg Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Special Education is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Topical Series.  These educational opportunities are available, free of charge, to all students, faculty, educators, family and community members.  Professional development certificates for Indiana and Illinois are available.  Sessions are free of charge; however registration is required. Click on the link below the session you wish to attend. Upcoming sessions include:

Þ Grosjean Clinic–Services you don’t want to miss out on!

October 23, 2014, 4:00 - 5:30pm (Eastern time)
 
A panel presentation from Indiana State University’s Rowe Center for Communicative  Disorders, Porter School Psychology Center and Bayh College of Education Counseling Clinic  will share information regarding the various services offered through the Clinic and how educators, students and parents can take advantage of them.

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Þ  Using Social Media to Communicate with Parents

      November 13, 2014, 4:00 - 5:30pm (Eastern time)

Daniel McNulty, State Director of the PATINS Project will return with a hands-on workshop on ways to use social media to communicate with parents. Grab your device of choice and come ready to work!

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Þ The Arc of Indiana  

 March 26, 2015, 4:00 - 5:30pm (Eastern time)
An informed educator is a good educator! The Arc of Indiana inspires change and empowers  people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. Join Jill Ginn,  Manager of The Arc Network for an informative session on the services offered through The  Arc of Indiana and their local chapters.

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Þ “Necessity is the mother of inventions and I am the mother of a child with dyslexia”  

 April 16, 2015, 4:00 - 5:30pm (Eastern time)
Kris Parmelee, the mother behind DCODIA will present DCODIA: A Mobile Solution for  Dyslexia. DCODIA is a discreet mobile solution designed to help individuals with dyslexia. This  is an incredible simple solution-that doesn’t currently exist on the market-to a problem that persists with millions…!

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