» Policy Summit, Sacramento

The California (CA) Alliance for Inclusive Schooling invites you to attend the Policy Summit on Disability! The CA Alliance for Inclusive Schooling is an intersegmental group of professionals dedicated to the development of inclusive schools for all students. Our mission is to support, unify and promote efforts to increase inclusive schooling in California. The Alliance focuses on practice in schools, policy for state recommendations, and preparation of school professionals and is comprised of three working groups: Practice, Policy, and Preparation.

Event Agenda

Welcome
Virginia Kennedy, President of CCTE

Introductions
Marquita Grenot-Scheyer & Don Cardinal, Alliance Co-chairs

Practice Toward Inclusive Schooling
Megan Gross, California Teacher of the Year, National Teacher of the Year Finalist
Kristin Wright, Director of Special Education Division, California Department of Education

Preparation Toward Inclusive Schooling
Mary Vixie Sandy, Executive Director, California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Sara Juarez, Assistant Professor, Fresno State University

Alliance Policy Panel: What's next for inclusion in California?
Paul Sindelar (Facilitator), Distinguished Professor, University of Florida
Kristin Wright, Director of Special Education Division, California Department of Education
Mary Falvey, Professor Emeritus, CSU, Los Angeles
Shireen Pavri, Dean, California State University Long Beach

Closure

The Policy Summit is open to the public and free to attend. We strongly encourage all those interested in attending and becoming an Alliance Partner to email us at tpi@chapman.edu.