Three Presentations in one night! Sponsored by Parents of Special Children
Transition Planning: Tools & Tips
Presenter: Kristine O’Brien
SUPAC Training Specialist
Post-Secondary Transition is planning and preparing for one’s future after high school while still in school. In this workshop, you will learn about the transition process for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). We will review transition planning timelines and tasks.
Through the Same Door: A Story of Self-Advocacy
Presenter: Micah Fialka-Feldman
Micah Fialka-Feldman is a self-advocate, teaching assistant, outreach coordinator, national speaker, and pioneer who fights for disability pride, justice, and inclusion. He is part of the first wave of adults with intellectual disabilities attending college, and in 2008 won a federal lawsuit which upheld his right to live in a university dorm. Micah earned a certificate in Disability Studies from Syracuse University in 2015, and currently lives in Syracuse where he co-teaches classes in inclusive education and disability studies and is an outreach coordinator at the Taishoff Center for Inclusive Higher Education invite you to attend
InclusiveU at Syracuse University
Presenter: Sam Roux
Student Support Coordinator
InclusiveU is an initiative of the Taishoff Center for Inclusive Higher Education, committed to individualized and inclusive higher educational opportunities for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We offer real opportunities for our students to participate in every aspect of campus life. SU coursework, sporting and social events, and our strong, inclusive community are what makes InclusiveU a success. We strive to find what YOU are passionate about, and what your ideal future at Syracuse University and beyond may look like.
Training is free. Registration is required! Register online or by phone at (315) 443-4336 or toll free 877-824-9555.