The Frostburg State University College of Education will offer two Special Education Summer Institutes Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 23 to 27. The Joe Divico Special Education Summer Institute will be held on the FSU campus. There will also be a summer institute during the same week at the University System of Maryland Hagerstown Center.
These summer institutes provide special topics to aid in the learning process of students and adults identified with developmentally disabled and special education needs. Assistive technology, grant writing, program transitioning training for educators and issues associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders will be among the topics of this year’s program. Guest speakers and special education professionals will facilitate these week-long events.
There is no cost for non-credit attendance. Graduate credit is available through registration for SPED 691: Seminar In Special Education and EDUC 590: Current Issues In Special Education.
For more information on the Joe Divico Special Education Summer Institute, contact Dr. Oma Gail Simmons at 301-687-4432 or e-mail email@example.com. For information on the Special Education Summer Institute at Hagerstown, contact Jamelyn Nystrom, 240-527-2735 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. To request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office, call 301-687-4102 or use a Voice Relay Operator at 1-800-735-2258.
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