Special Needs Transportation

Special-needs conference offers half-time option

Posted on February 15, 2012

For those who can't get away for five days or want to cut costs, a half-time option is now available for the Transporting Students With Disabilities & Preschoolers conference.

The offer is exclusive to those who register online between Feb. 15 and Feb. 29. The half-time rate is $350.

Edupro Group President Roseann Schwaderer noted that the option allows attendees to save on lodging costs while still getting the chance to network with colleagues and the conference's experts. Half-time attendees can go to conference sessions on Monday, Tuesday (which includes lunch during the exhibition) and Wednesday morning.

"Whether you opt for full or half time, come ready to learn as you network with the conference tenured faculty, national advisory board members and other distinguished presenters," Schwaderer said.

To register for the 21st National Conference & Exhibition on Transporting Students With Disabilities & Preschoolers, to be held March 9-14 in Orlando, Fla., go to www.eduprogroup.com and click the "Register Online Now" button.

 

Related Topics: conferences

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
Marshall Casey (left) presented Raymond Dickens of West Virginia with the top America's Best award in the Inspectors category.
News

NAPT Honors Heroism, Skill at Annual Summit

Awards are presented to America’s Best competition winners and to other student transportation professionals for heroism, and their work with special-needs students and in continuing education.

News

Student Who Suffers Seizures Rode School Bus Without an Aide

An IEP in 2014 for Emily Quandt of Minnesota stated that she needs a trained person to ride the bus with her to administer medication for life-threatening seizures, but she rode the bus alone last year due to a lack of district staff. An aide will ride on the bus with her this year.

Gov. Jerry Brown signed the "Paul Lee School Bus Safety Law," which will require all school buses in the state to be equipped with child-check reminder alarm systems. Shown here at the podium is Sen. Tony Mendoza, the author of the bill, at a press conference in April.
News

California Governor Signs Child-Check Alarm Bill into Law

Gov. Jerry Brown signs SB 1072, also known as the “Paul Lee School Bus Safety Law,” which will require all school buses in the state to be equipped with child-check reminder alarm systems and for bus drivers to be trained on those systems.

Be the First to Know

Get the latest news and most popular articles from SBF delivered straight to your inbox. Stay on top of the school bus industry and don't miss a thing!