DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
TRAINING CALENDAR 2009-2010

 

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
August 2009

Date

Training Title

Location

Presenter

Contact

8/10/09

9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Cancelled

Assisting Struggling Readers

 

Alvina Elementary School 295 w. Saginaw

Caruthers, CA  93609

Jodie Dittmar

Maria Suarez

559-864-9411

 

8/12/09

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

D-1 “The Two-Step and the Tango” …Differentiating Instruction in the

Elementary Classroom-1

 

Island Elementary

7799 21st Ave

Lemoore, CA  93245

559-924-6424

Jodie Dittmar

Robin Jones

rjones@kings.k12.ca.us

8/22/09

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Foundations of Autism

Fresno Unified

IMC Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

8/26/09 

5:00 – 8:15 pm

Portfolio development and workshop expectations

Fresno Pacific North

5 River Park Place West, suite 306

Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
September 2009

9/1/09

*Literacy: Exploration of the SOLO Lieteracy Suite and other Interventions

Firebaugh Los Deltas

Michelle Austin

Firebaugh Los Deltas Joint Unified School District

 

9/1/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

       

L-7 Assessing Reading: Making it Meaningful and Making it Work!

       

2707 Transworld Dr Burwood 1

Stockton

Jodie Dittmar

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

9/2/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Autism Characteristics

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

9/9/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Autism: Epidemiology and Etiology

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

 

9/11/09

10:15 am -11:30 am

PS-3 “Look, Teacher, I Can Behave!”

Visalia Convention Center

Bev Long

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

 

9/11/09
10:15 am – 11:30 am

The Impact of Disability and Illness on families and educators

Visalia Convention Center

Sherry Fritts

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

9/11/09

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

PS-3 “Look, Teacher, I Can Behave!”

Visalia Convention Center

Bev Long

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

 

9/11/09

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Sensory Integration

Visalia Convention Center

Michelle Austin

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

 

9/11/09

2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Sensory Integration

Visalia Convention Center

Michelle Austin

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

 

9/11/09

2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

PS-1 Bright Beginnings: Supporting Early Literacy

Visalia Convention Center

Bev Long

 

Tina Shirley
Tulare COE Childcare Planning Council Summit

559-651-3026

 

9/14/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

TBD

Jane House

 

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

9/14/09

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Autism: Lost in the Social Maze-Navigating Without a compass

 

San Joaquin county Office of Education Burwood1

Bev Long

 

Margaret St. George
mstgeorge@sjcoe.net
209-468-4914

9/14/09

12:00pm - 4:30 pm

How to Be a Para Pro

1111 Van Ness Ave.
Fresno, CA  93721-2000
Rm 270

Michelle Austin

Denise Tavernetti
559-497-3880
dtavernetti@fcoe.org

 

9/16/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Autism: Family Concerns-Family Stress

Autism terms and Treatement

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

9/16/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

9/16/09

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Scaffolding…What is It?

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

 

 

9/23/09

AM

*

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

 

9/23/09

PM

*

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

9/23/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Best Practices: Autism assessment to intervention

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

9/24/09
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

CANCELLED

Visual language: Using Pictures to Support Communication Skills

1111 Van Ness Ave.
Fresno, CA  93721-2000
Rm 270

Michelle Austin

Denise Tavernetti
559-497-3880
dtavernetti@fcoe.org

9/26/09

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Communication

IMC-Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

9/28/09

8:30 – 3:30 pm

 

S-1 Supporting the Development of Communication in Students With Severe Disabilities

CDE Board Room

3350 Education Drive

San Luis Obispo

Bev Long

Debbie Stone

dstone@sloselpa.org

805-782-7302

 

9/29/09

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

A-11 Help Me Chill Out Before I Melt Down ! – Supporting the Needs of Students with Asperger Syndrome or Highly Verbal Autism

1715 David E Cook Way

Portable # 12

Bev Long

Carin Jackson

familyresourcecenter@cusd.com

559-327-8455

9/29/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

Lemoore Service Center Valley Oak Room 305

Jane House

Marie Schales
559-589-2504
mschales@kings.k12.ca.us

9/30/09
8:30 am – 12:00 pm

CANCELLED

PS-2 Language Learning for Little Ones

TBD

Bev Long

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

9/30/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

 

Non-traditional Therapies for Autism

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

9/30/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

 
Alternative Treatment Approaches: Dietary Management for Individuals with Autism

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
October 2009

 

10/2/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

A-1 Pieces of the Puzzle: An Overview of Autism Basics

Education Center

2637 West Burrel

Visalia, CA  93278

Bev Long

 

Lana McGee

lanam@tcoe.org

559-730-2910 x 5131

 

 

10/6/09

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

A-3 Autism: Start With Structure

 

1715 David E Cook Way

Portable # 12

 

Bev Long

 

Carin Jackson

familyresourcecenter@cusd.com

559-327-8455

 

 

10/7/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

 

A-9 Autism: If They Need It, Teach It! - Developing and Running Social Skills Groups

 

Tuolumne County

Call for Details

Bev Long

Jan kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

10/7/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Neurobiology of Autism-brain development throughout life

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

10/12/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 Pm

P-1 Behavior Supports: The Basics! ;The Powerful Role of the Paraprofessional

Lemoore Service Center
Valley Oak Room 305

Jodie Dittmar

 Marie Schales
559-589-2504
mschales@kings.k12.ca.us

 

10/13/09

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

A-5 Beyond Tears and Tantrums: Supporting the Behavior of Students with Autism

1715 David E Cook Way

Portable # 12

 

Bev Long

 

Carin Jackson

familyresourcecenter@cusd.com

559-327-8455

 

10/13/09

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

 

S-1 Supporting the Development of Communication in Students With Severe Disabilities

 

TBD

Bev Long

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

10/14/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

10/14/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Mapping the mind to better understand language acquisition in young children with autism-MIND Institute

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

10/16/09

Autism Forum

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Susan Claire
Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Chris Garcia

cgarcia@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2201

10/19/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-8 Autism: Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About!

Tuolumne County

Call for Details

Bev Long

 

Jan kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

 

10/20/09
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

A-3 Autism: Start with Structure

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 1

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

10/20/09

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Cancelled

H-7 Writing Individual Education Program IEP Goals

TBD

 Laura Lavery

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

10/20/09

8:30 am – 1:00 pm

ERIA-Rewards and Other Effective Teaching Strategties To Help Struggling Students Learn to Read

Diagnostic Center

1818 W. Ashlan Ave

Fresno, CA

Jodie Dittmar

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

10/21/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

New research in Autism Phenotypes and variability-Are there physical or genetic characteristics?

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

10/21/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/
Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

10/21/09
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

Sanger Unified

1095 7th street
Sanger, CA 93657

Jane House

Matt Navo
Matt_navo@sanger.k12.ca.us559-875-6521

10/22/09

2:30 – 4:30

Asperger’s: Disorder and High Functioning Autism:  A - Z

Diagnostic Center

1818 W. Ashlan Ave

Fresno, CA  93703

Michelle Austin/Ananda Aspen

Fern Cunningham
559-228-2234

 

10/23/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

A-8 Autism: Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About!

John Boogaard Center

443 Greenfield Ave

Hanford, CA

Bev Long

Barbara Castle

bcastle@kings.k12.ca.us

559-469-3325

10/24/09

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Social Skill Instruction

IMC – Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

10/26/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

D-6 Strategies to Assist Students in Grades 7-12 with Organization, Attention and Behavior

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

10/26/09

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

A-17 Overview of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Evidence-Based

Educational Interventions

Lemoore Service Center
Valley Oak Room 305

 
Laura Lavery

 Marie Schales
559-589-2504
mschales@kings.k12.ca.us

10/27/09

4:30-6:30

Developing Independence

Ramacher School
FCOE

Ananda Aspen/

Michelle Austin

Ananada Aspen

559-243-4047

10/28/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-12 Asperger Syndome and Anxiety

TBD

Bev Long

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

10/28/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Research Review-Pharmaceutical treatments in Autism and Environmental Supports: How can we improve behavior and quality of life?

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

 

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

10/28/09

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Scaffolding & support, Focus on Classroom Behavior

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

 

10/29/09

 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A17 Overview of Autistic Spectrum

Disorders (ASD) and Evidence‐Based

Educational Interventions

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Laura Lavery

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

10/30/09
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

P-9 What’s In a Name?

Portable Campus Rm. 11

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

10/30/09
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

P-19 (Dancing with the Stars)

The Paraprofessional’s Role in Differentiating Instruction for Students with Organizational, Behavior and Attention Challenges

 

Portable Campus Rm.12

Jodie Dittmar

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

10/30/09
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

P-13 Maximizing Small Group Instruction

Portable Campus Rm. 12

Jodie Dittmar

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

10/30/09
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

P-5 Beyond Tears/Tantrums

Portable Campus Rm. 11

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

10/30/09

10:45 am – 11:45 am

Strategies That WORK for Engaging Students with Autism

600 Cherry St.

Tulare, CA 93274

Ananda Aspen

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
November 2009

11/2/09
8:30 am – 11:30 am

H-5 The ABC’s of AAC

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 3

Michelle Austin

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

11/2/09
12:30 pm – 3:30 Pm

Cancelled

PS-2 Language Learning for Little Ones

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 3

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

11/2/09
1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Cancelled

Behavior Solutions for Difficult Situations

600 Cherry St.

Tulare, CA 93274

Ananda Aspen

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

11/3/09

8:30-3:30

A-11 Help Me Chill Out Before I Melt Down ! – Supporting the Needs of Students with Asperger Syndrome or Highly Verbal Autism

Tuolumne County

Call for Details

Bev Long

Jan Kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

11/4/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

11/4/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Co morbidity in Autism: Impact of hyperactivity, obsessive behavior, depression, seizures, gastrointestinal issues, etc.

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

11/4/09

2:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Assessing Developmental Skills Levels

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

11/5/09
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

PS-3 “Look, Teacher, I Can Behave!”

 

1715 David E Cook Way Portable # 12

 

Bev Long

 

Carin Jackson

familyresourcecenter@cusd.com

559-327-8455

 

11/6/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

A-9 Autism: If They Need It, Teach It! - Developing and Running Social

Skills Groups

 

TBD

Bev Long

Barbara Castle

bcastle@kings.k12.ca.us

559-469-3325

11/6/09
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

*Cancelled*

Assessment and Curriculum to Support Individuals with Autism, Utilizing Intensive Behavioral Analysis

1111 Van Ness Ave.
Fresno, CA  93721-2000 Rm 101

Michelle Austin

Denise Tavernetti

559-497-3880

dtavernetti@fcoe.org

 

11/9/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

 

A-10 Asperger Syndrome and Bullying: Why Does It Happen and What Can We

Do About It?

 

TBD

Bev Long

Barbara Castle

bcastle@kings.k12.ca.us

559-469-3325

11/9/09

1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Hot Topics in Reading and Writing and Technology

Maple Elementary

Michelle Austin Ananda Aspen

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

11/10/09

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

CDE Board Room

3350 Education Drive

San Luis Obispo

Jane House

 

Debbie Stone

dstone@sloselpa.org

805-782-7302

 


11/10/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-12 Asperger Syndome and Anxiety

 

2707 Transworld Dr

Burwood 1

Stockton

 

Bev Long

 

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

11/12/09

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Behavior Support: Avoiding Meltdowns!

 

Ananda Aspen

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

11/12/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Autism: Structured Teaching and Environmental Supports

 

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Laura Lavery

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

11/12/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Cancelled

 

L-7 Assessing Reading: Making it Meaningful and Making it Work!

 

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

11/13/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

 11/14/09

7:30 a.m – 11:00 a.m

Section 504: How to Stay Legal Without Going Crazy!

Fresno County Office of Education
855 N. Abby
Fresno

Dr. Jane House

Patricia Sanchez
443-4864
tklee@fcoe.org

 

11/16/09

2:30 pm – 4 :00 pm

Resources for supporting individuals with autism and their families

 

Diagnostic Center

1818 W. Ashlan Ave.

Fresno, CA  93703

Michelle Austin/Ananda Aspen

Fern Cunningham

559-228-2234

11/16/09

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Instructional Strategies

TBD

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

11/18/09
5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Autism Legal Considerations and impact on School Districts

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
Fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

11/19/09

Am 9:30-10:30

The Foundations of Special Education Services in California

CSU, Fresno

Ananda Aspen

Dr. James Kus

559-779-9685 (student’s only)

11/19/09

3:00 – 4:30

Impact of Chronic Illness on Families and Educators

Kern Unified School District (STAR Room)

Sherry Fritts

Tanya Bray BSN

661-549-9855

Tanya_Bray@khsd.k12.ca.us

11/19/09

PM 1:00 – 3:00 pm

The Foundations of Special Education Services in California

CSU, Fresno

Ananda Aspen

Dr. James Kus

559-779-9685 (student’s only)

11/25/09

2:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Building a Structured Classroom for Students With Autism

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

11/30/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sensory Integration

Boogaard Education
Center Training Room

Michelle Austin

 Marie Schales
559-589-2504
mschales@kings.k12.ca.us

 

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops

December 2009 

12/1/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

D-1 “The Two-Step and the Tango” …Differentiating Instruction in the Elementary Classroom

Education Center

2637 West Burrel

Visalia, CA  93278

Jodie Dittmar

 

Lana McGee

559-730-2910 x 5131

lanam@tcoe.org

 

 

12/1/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-12 Asperger Syndome and Anxiety

Tuolumne County

Call for Details

Bev Long

 

Jan Kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

 

12/2/09

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Autism Project workshop-review, and final steps

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
Fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

12/2/09

2:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Work Systems and Visual Schedules

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

12/2/09

8:00 am -9:30 am

Scaffolding & Support, Focus on Visuals

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

 

12/3/09

8:30 am – 11:30 pm

 

A-17 Overview of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Evidence-Based

Educational Interventions

 

2707 Transworld Dr

Chartville 1

Stockton

Laura Lavery

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

 

12/3/09

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

A-16 Autism: Curriculum Supports Straight From the Internet

 

2707 Transworld Dr

Chartville 1

Stockton

 

Bev Long

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

12/7/09

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

D-1 “The Two-Step and the Tango” …Differentiating Instruction in the Elementary Classroom

District Office

600 N. Cherry Street Tulare, CA

Jodie Dittmar

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

12/7/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Cancelled

D-1 “The Two-Step and the Tango” …Differentiating Instruction in the Elementary Classroom

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

12/8/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-16 Autism: Curriculum Supports Straight From the Internet

TBD

Bev Long

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

12/8/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Cancelled

D-2 “How to Waltz in a Hip Hop World” …Differentiating Instruction for Junior High and High School Students

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

12/9/09
5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Androgyny and Autism-MIND Institute

Fresno Pacific North
5 River Park Place West, Suite 306
Fresno, CA  93720

Ananda Aspen/ Michelle Austin

Fern Cunningham
Fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

12/9/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

12/10/09

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Social Interactions and Autism

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Laura Lavery

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

12/11/09
8:30 am – 12:00 pm

 

PS-2 Language Learning for Little Ones

TBD

Bev Long

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

12/12/09

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Instructional Strategies

IMC Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

12/14/09

1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Classroom Management and Positive Behavior Supports

Ananda Aspen

Lauara Lavery

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

12/16/09
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
January 2010

1/4/10
8:30 am – 11:30 am

H-4 Assistive Technology: It’s more than a box on the IEP

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 3

Michelle Austin

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

1/4/10
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cancelled

 

PS-5 “Look Teacher, I Can Share!” Supporting Development of Social Skills for Preschoolers

 

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 3

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

1/6/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

A-9 Autism: If They Need It, Teach It! - Developing and Running Social

Skills Groups

 

2707 TransworldDr.

Burwood 2

Stockton

Bev Long

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

1/7/10

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Cancelled

P-12 The Balancing Act: Supporting Students in General Education Classrooms

TBD

Bev Long

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

 

1/8/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

 

Developing Communication Skills for Students with Severe Disabilities (training via video-conferencing)

 

Tuolumne County Office of Education

Bev Long

Jan Kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

1/8/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

(D2) Dancing with the Stars; Differentiation of Instruction.

 

 

Bryant Library              

Jodie Dittmar

Jan Marie Wood - Assistant Superintendent

Dos Palos Oro Loma Joint Unified School District

2041 Almond Street

Dos Palos, CA 93620

209-392-0200 fax 209-392-3347

jwood@dpol.net

 

1/12/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

 

A-15 Autism: Advanced Social Story Implementation

Tuolumne County

Call for Details

Bev Long

 

Jan kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

 

1/14/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Assistive Technology

TBD

 

Michelle Austin

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

1/20/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

1/21/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Behavior and the Student with Autism

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Laura Lavery

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

 

1/21/10

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

 

P-15 It’s Never Too Late! The Basics of Teaching Reading for Paraprofessionals

Working With Students in Grades 4 to 12

 

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

1/22/10

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Autism Forum

Fresno Pacific University

Ashley Auditorium

Irma Montemayor

559-453-2200

imontema@fresno.edu

 

1/23/10

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Positive Behavior Supports

IMC – Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

1/25/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Differentiating Instruction: “Dancing With the Stars”

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Jodie Dittmar

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

1/27/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

1/27/10
5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Research-Based autism Diagnostic Instruments

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 306

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

1/27/10

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Help Me Chill Out Before I Melt Down! And Reinforcement Schedules

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

1/27/10

8:00 am - 9:30 am

Scaffolding & Support, Student Engagement

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

1/28/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

A-4  Autism: Shiny Things, Spinning Swings and Squeeze Machines Understanding and Supporting the Sensory Needs of Students With Autism

 

Education Center

2637 West Burrel

Visalia, CA  93278

Bev Long

 

Lana McGee

559-730-2910 x5131

lanam@tcoe.org

 

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
February 2010

2/1/10

Building Independence

Tulare

Ananda Aspen

Laura Lavery

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

2/1/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Differentiating Instruction: “Dancing With the Stars”

Engvall Elementary

19th and  Cedar Ln

Lemoore, CA

Jodie Dittmar

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

 

2/2/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

A-15 Autism: Advanced Social Story Implementation

 

2707 Transworld Dr.

Burwood 1

Stockton

 

Bev Long

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

2/3/10

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Technology to Support Making tasks, Schedules, Behavioral Supports, Writing Lesson Plans and to Enhance Learning

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

2/3/10

5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Direct Assessment Instruments in Autism

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 306

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

 

2/5/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

 

Developing Social Skills for Students with Severe Disabilities (training via video-conferencing)

 

 

Tuolumne County Office of Education

Bev Long

Jan Kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

2/8/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Differentiating Instruction: “Dancing With the Stars”

Meadow Lane School

Quandt and Meadow Ln

Lemoore, CA 93245

Jodie Dittmar

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

 

2/9/10

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A-12 Asperger Syndome and Anxiety

1715 David E Cook Way Portable #12

Bev Long

 

Carin Jackson

familyresourcecenter@cusd.com

559-327-8455

 

2/10/09
5:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Applied Behavior Analysis: Interventions Based on Assessment Data

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 306

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

2/11/10

8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Autism: Summing it Up (final Conference)

1000 Liberty Dr.

Lemoore, CA

Laura Lavery

 

Lois Zercher

924-6800

lzercher@luesd.k12.ca.us

 

2/11/10
8:30 am – 12:00 pm

 

D-5 “Say It Like You MEAN It!” Differentiating Instruction for Students with Language Deficits

 

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

 

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

2/16/10

12:30pm – 4:00 pm

Cancelled

 

B-2 Maximizing Student Engagement: Minimizing Disruptive Behavior

 

 

Diagnostic Center
1818 W. Ashlan

Fresno, CA 93705

Jodie Dittmar

 

Susan Scott

susanscott@fresnounified.org

559-457-3293

2/16/10

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: STAR Curriculum for SDC SCERTS

Diagnostic Center

1818 W. Ashlan Ave

Fresno, CA  93705

 

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

2/17/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

2/17/10
4:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Criterion-Based Assessment

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

2/18/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Evidence-Based Programs for Students with Autism

TBD

Laura Lavery

 

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

 

2/22/10
10:00 am -12:00 pm

 

H-1 Attention Deficit Disorders: Why Are They Receiving So Much “Attention?”

 

Clark Room, 632 West 13th Street, Merced.

Desiree Rodgers

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

2/23/10
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

A-12 Asperger Syndrome & Anxiety

 

Clovis Professional Development Bldg Room 1

 

Bev Long

Rhonda Moser
rhondamoser@cusd.com
559-327-9408

2/23/10
8:30 am – 12:00 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

TBD

Jane House

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

2/23/10

12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

P-2 Maximizing Student Engagement, Minimizing Disruptive Behaviors; How a Paraprofessional can help.

Lemoore Service Center

876 E. “D” Street
Valley Oak Room #305

Lemoore, CA

Jodie Dittmar

Marie Schales

559-589-2504

mschales@kingscoe.org

 

2/23/10
8:30 am -12:00 pm

H-5 The ABC’s of AAC

TBD

Michelle Austin

Angel Lerma
alerma@mcoe.org 
209-381-6717

 

 

2/24/10

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

D-3 “A-One-and-a-Two”….Differentiating Early Mathematics Instruction

CDE Boardroom

3350 Education Drive

San Luis Obispo

Jodie Dittmar

 

Debbie Stone

dstone@sloselpa.org

805-782-7302

 

2/24/10
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

 

D-4 The A-B-C’s of Differentiating Classroom Instruction: Focus on Dyslexia or other Literacy Deficits

 

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Debbie Stone

dstone@sloselpa.org

805-782-7302

 

2/24/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

2/24/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Part 1: Examining Specific Research-Based Autism Treatment Approaches including TEACCH, Structured Teaching, Visual Schedules, etc.

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202 Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

2/24/10

2:00 – 4:30 pm

Joint Attention Interventions and Student Engagement Strategies

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
March 2010

3/3/10

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Cancelled

Scaffolding & Support cont’d

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar
Laura Lavery

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

3/3/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Part 2: Examining Specific Research-Based Autism Treatment Approaches including TEACCH, Structured Teaching, Visual Schedules, etc.

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

3/5/10

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Developing Literacy Skills for Students with Severe Disabilities (training via video conferencing)

Tuolumne County Office of Education

Bev Long

 

Jan Kearns

jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

 

 

3/8/10

9:00 am -12:00 pm

 

Asperger Syndrome and Bullying: Why Does It Happen and What Can We Do About It?

San Joaquin County Office of Education

Burwood 1

Bev Long

 

Margaret St. George
mstgeorge@sjcoe.net
209-468-4914

 

3/9/10

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm

 

 

L-4 What’s the Word on Words? Vocabulary Support for Struggling Students

 

2707 Transworld Dr.

Chartville 1

Stockton

Jodie Dittmar

 

Gail Brodigan-Dalton

209-468-4907

gbrodigandalton@sjcoe.net

 

3/10/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Examining Specific Research Based Autism Treatment Approaches: Pivotal Response Training, Naturalistic Training and More

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

3/11/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

P-12 The Balancing Act: Supporting Students in General Education Classrooms

 

TBD

Bev Long

 

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

 

3/11/10

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Social Skills

Ananda Aspen

Laura Lavery

Tulare City School Dist Project Participants only

Tammy Bradford
5bradford@tcsd.k12.ca.us
559-685-7200

3/13/10

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Academics Part 1

STAR – IMC Building 4
SCERTS – IMC Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

3/15/10

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Differentiation for Organization and Attention

Island Elem. School

Lemoore

Jodie Dittmar

Contact:  Robin Jones

rjones@kings.k12.ca.us

924-6424

 

3/17/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

3/17/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Examining Specific Research Based Autism Treatment Approaches: Picture Exchange Communication System, Visual language Strategies, etc.

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

3/18/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Cancelled

Paraprofessional Guide to Behavior Supports: The Basics

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

 

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

 

3/24/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

3/24/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Curriculum to Enhance Social Skill Development

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

3/24/10

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Differentiated Instruction

Kings County

Jodie Dittmar

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

3/24/10

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Cancelled

Scaffolding & Support, Focus on Literacy

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

3/25/10
8:00 – 11:00 am

 

PS-1 Bright Beginnings: Supporting Early Literacy

CA State Paraducator Conference

Bev Long

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/25/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

PS-2 Language Learning for Little Ones

CA State Paraducator Conference

Bev Long

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/25/10
8:00 am – 11:00 am

 

P-19  (Dancing with the Stars)

The Paraprofessional’s Role in Differentiating Instruction for Students with Organizational, Behavior and Attention Challenges

 

CA State Paraducator Conference

Jodie Dittmar

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/25/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

P-1  Behavior Supports: The Basics! The Powerful Role of the Paraprofessional

 

CA State Paraducator Conference

Jodie

Dittmar

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/26/10
8:00 am – 11:00 am

 

P-2 Maximizing Student Engagement, Minimizing Disruptive Behaviors; How a Paraprofessional Can Help

 

CA State Paraducator Conference

Jodie

Dittmar

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/26/10
8:00 am – 11:00 am

 

PS-4  Come Play With Me! Supporting the Development of Preschool PlaySkills

 

CA State Paraducator Conference

Bev Long

CRMitchler@CSEA.COM

3/26/10

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Teachable Moments: Maximizing Language Enrichment Throughout the Day

Woodville Child Dev Center
16563 Road 192
Poplar, CA  93257

Kerry Shurson

Cara Peterson
686-1675 ex 2006
carap@tcoe.org

3/29/10
4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Research-Based autism Diagnostic Instruments

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West # 306

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Laura Lavery

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

3/31/10

Assisting Struggling Readers

Woodland Elementary School

Jodie Dittmar

Monica Fieldsted
mfieldsted@mariposa.k12.ca.us

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
April 2010

4/7/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Social Language Curriculum to Support Autism

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

4/7/10
2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Lesson Planning and IEP-driven Instruction

Kings County

Ananda Aspen

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

4/7/10

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Scaffolding & Support, Focus on all Academic Difficulties

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

4/8/10

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

TCOE, Ed. Center

2637 West Burrel Avenue

Visalia, CA  93291

Jane House

Pam Malloy

559-730-2910 ext 5152

4/9/10
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Working with Students with Severe Disabilities: Putting it All Together! (training via video-conferencing)

Tuolumne County Office of Education

Room 3

Bev Long

Jan Kearns
jkearns@tuolcoe.k12.ca.us

209-536-2040

4/14/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/
Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

4/14/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Understanding the Hidden Curriculum to Support Students with Autism

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

4/15/10
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

P-2 Maximizing Student Engagement, Minimizing Disruptive Behaviors; How a Paraprofessional Can Help

 

TBD

Jodie Dittmar

Yvette Cisneros

559-662-4665

ycisneros@maderacoe.k12.ca.us

4/16/10

8:30 am – 3:00 pm

ERIA

Diagnostic Center

1818 W. Ashlan Ave

Fresno, CA  93705

Jodie Dittmar

4/17/10

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Academics, Pt. 2

IMC – Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

4/21/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

4/21/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Sensory Processing and Regulation for Students with Autism

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

4/22/10
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cancelled

P-4
Shiny Things, Spinning Swings and Squeeze Machines

 

Visalia Bright Start

3600 West Mineral Suite A

Visalia, CA  93291

 

Bev Long

 

Lana McGee

559-730-2910 x 5131

lanam@tcoe.org

 

4/23/10

8:00 am – 4:00 Pm

Community Autism Partnership Conference

Fresno Pacific University

1717 S. Chestnut Ave

Fresno, CA  93702

Keynote Speaker

Sally Rogers, Ph.D

UC Davis M.I.N.D Institute

For more information and to register

Visit http//www.fresno.edu/autism

4/28/10

4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Autism Supports for Literacy and Math Skills

Fresno Pacific University

5 River Park Place West Suite 202

Fresno, CA 93720

Ananda Aspen

Michelle Austin

Regional Coordinating Council

To Register: Fern Cunningham

fcunningham@dcc-cde.ca.gov

559-228-2234

4/29/10

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

H-2 Section 504: Staying Legal Without Going Crazy

1111 Van Ness Ave.
Fresno, CA  93721-2000
Rm 201

Jane House

Judy Heredia
jheredia@fcoe.org

Diagnostic Center Central Workshops
May 2010

5/5/10

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Scaffolding & Support cont’d

Washington Area Middle School, Sanger

Jodie Dittmar
 

Amy Williams

559-875-6521

5/5/10

2:15 – 4:30

Differentiated Instruction

Kings County

Jodie Dittmar

Kings Project Participants Only

Patricia Deroian
pderoian@kingscoe.org

559-489-2560

5/12/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Kern Autism Project for Educators: Strategies and Interventions

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

5/15/10

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Autism: Culminating Seminar, Putting it all together

IMC – Building 7

Bev Long

Fresno Unified Autism Project Participants only
Susan Kalpakoff

Susan.kalpakoff@fresnounified.org

 

5/19/10
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

 

Kern Autism Project for Paraeducators: Strategies and Interventions

 

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only
 

5/20/10
8:30 am - 11:30 am

Kern Autism Projects Year In Review

TBD

Bev Long/

Laura Lavery

 

Gregory Rhoten

grrhoten@kern.org

661-636-4801

Kern Autism Participants Only