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2024 PA Secondary Transition Community of Practice Conference - CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Jan 30, 2024

PA Secondary Transition

The Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN) is requesting proposals to present at the 2024 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference, Charting YOUR Course, taking place at the Penn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA, July 31 and August 1, 2024.

This year's theme: Charting YOUR Course, will provide conference attendees with the opportunity to learn about resources, effective practices, and tools that will help students with disabilities plan for their future goals. Past conferences have included dynamic and engaging presentations from community and agency partners, educators, families, students, and researchers to support the development of student-centered transition plans designed to enrich, enhance, and support transition-aged students achieve their goals as they move towards employment and independent living.

Access the 2024 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference Proposal here.

General Guidelines for Submission:

  • Presenters are encouraged to connect their topic to one or more of the 9 Quality Indicators of Transition Discoveries.
  • Presenters are expected to present in-person at the Penn Stater Conference Center and offer sessions that will engage virtual and in-person attendees.
  • Completed proposals must be submitted by 5:00 PM on Monday, February 26, 2024.

Please NOTE: The proposal form will not save your information until you submit the form. Once started, you will not be able to go back in and make edits.

The conference planning team will review all proposals and notify primary presenters of their proposal status by April 15, 2024. Presenters must register and pay the registration fee when made available in early spring.

For questions regarding the 2024 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference and/or proposal submission, please contact Lisa Kuilman-Bolla, lbolla@pattanpgh.net.