11th Annual Illinois Statewide Transition Conference: October 29-30, 2015
Conference Presentations and Handouts:
The 11th Annual Transition Conference for transition aged youth and young adults with disabilities, their family members and teachers, vocational professionals, caregivers, health care professionals, college students pursuing careers in special education and community advocates was held at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2233 South Martin Luther King Drive in Chicago, Illinois from October 29-30, 2015.
The conference, titled “Stepping Stones of Transition”, invited participants to imagine the possibilities for students with disabilities in the areas of independent living, education and training, employment, community integration, health care, and self-advocacy.
Conference sessions were organized into 4 tracks: Education, Employment, Community and Healthcare.
Thursday, October 29th featured keynote speaker Steve Hopkins, co-founder of 3E Love, and multi-choice Break-Out Sessions with a Welcome Reception at the end of the day. Friday, October 30th concluded the conference and highlighted multi-choice Plenary Sessions and Break-Out Sessions in the morning.
SAVE THE DATE!
The 2016 Statewide Transition Conference will be held on October 27th & 28th in Effingham IL.
11 th Annual Illinois Statewide Transition Conference
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