Upcoming Events - Wednesday, August 17, 2022


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2022

August

8/18

Behavior Services Administrator Webinars: Common Underlying Reasons for Challenging Behavior

8/19

Special Lecture: "A New Concept: Neurodevelopmental Etiology of Huntington’s Disease"

8/19

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: RCVI Welcome Back to School!

8/23

TABS Chat: “Supporting Sibling Employment"

September

9/7

Transition Facilitator Introductory Webinar

9/16

VKC IDDRC Data Sciences Core (Core E) Event: "The Promise of Data Science for Investigating Important Questions in IDD Research"

9/16

Perspectives on Multidisciplinary Care for Children with Autism Lecture: "ASD Workforce Shortage: The “Anita” Solution"

9/19

VKC Special Lecture: Annuska Zolyomi

9/20

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Role of Low Vision Specialist for Students with VI

9/21

Vanderbilt Brain Institute Seminars in Neuroscience: Brain, Mind, and Society Lecture: "The Dynamic Interplay Between White Matter Plasticity and Learning"

9/22

Behavior Services Administrator Webinars: De-escalation and Prevention

9/22

TABS Chat: “Understanding Disability Policy and Supporting Our Siblings to Vote "

9/23

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Community Advisory Council Meeting

9/29

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 1]

9/30

Families First Webinar - Learning Safe Behaviors [Virtual]

9/30

Tennessee Vision Educators Consortium Meeting - September 2022

October

10/4

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Inclusion is Belonging: Promoting Peer Engagement and Relationships for Students with Multiple Disabilities, Including Visual Impairment

10/5

Classroom Essentials Checklist [For Early Childhood Administrators]

10/8

Families First - Teaching Effective Communication [In-person Workshop]

10/20

TRIAD Community Engagement Train-The-Trainer Lab [Virtual]

10/20

Behavior Services Administrator Webinars: IDEA/FAPE

10/21

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Hindsight is 20/20: What We Wish We Knew Sooner & Lessons Learned from Experienced TVIs (Panel Discussion with Q&A)

November

11/1

2022 VKC Science Day

11/1

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Topic TBD

11/5

Families First - Toilet Training [In-person Workshop]

11/16

Early Childhood Webinar: Promoting Children’s Engagement

11/17

Behavior Services Administrator Webinars: FBA/BIP

December

12/2

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Community Advisory Council Meeting

12/2

All-Access Inclusion Network Bi-Annual Meeting

12/6

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Best Practices & Resources for Assistive Technology Planning and Instruction

12/8

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 2]

12/16

Families First Webinar - Developing Successful Sleep Habits [Virtual]

2023

January

1/13

Tennessee Vision Educators Consortium Meeting (January 2023)

1/24

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Preparing Students with Visual Impairments for Postsecondary Education or Employment

1/26

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 3]

February

2/9

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 4]

2/10

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Assessment & Instruction Considerations for Students with Cortical Visual Impairment

2/23

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Bioptic Driving – Adult Perspectives & Tennessee Requirements (Panel Discussion)

2/28

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments, Orientation & Mobility Specialists, and Educational Interpreters: What Makes a Dynamic Team?

March

3/2

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 5]

3/3

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Community Advisory Council Meeting

3/6

Kennedy Center Lectures on Development and Developmental Disabilities: “The Role of Empathy in Moral Decision-Making: A Force That Can Bind or Blind Us”

3/7

Tennessee Visual Impairments Virtual Academy (TN VIVA) Series: Topic TBD

April

4/13

Early Childhood Inclusionary Practices [Webinar 6]

May

5/5

Tennessee Tennessee Vision Educators Consortium Meeting (May 2023)

June

6/16

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Community Advisory Council Meeting