Special Education Conference - Trauma Sensitive, Educating the Whole Child Special Education Conference - Trauma Sensitive, Educating the Whole Child

Date: November 9-10, 2023
Location: Kalahari Resort and Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells, WI


Join hundreds of teachers, administrators, support staff, counselors, school psychologists, parents, stake holders and many more across the state and region for the premier Special Education Conference in Wisconsin.

Steve Graner is the Keynote Speaker for Day One. He is the Neurosequential Networks' NME Project Director as well as a ChildTrauma Academy Fellow.  Mr. Graner is best known for his creative approaches to teaching and coaching and combines a love of the arts and sports with the passion for pedagogy.

Matthew and Mitchell LeBerge will share their experiences and challenges in school and community while living with autism.  

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction consultants will be holding double session breakout workshops on "Conducting Needs Based Special Education Evaluations" that highlight best practices for conducting comprehensive special education evaluations with a specific focus on the inceasing need to understand mental health and social / emotional needs of students.  DPI will also provide a double session on "Developing College and Career Ready IEPs" with a focus on documenting present levels of functional skills compared to age and grade level peers; writing IEP goals with clear baselines and levels of attainment, collaborative goal IEP development, and effective progress monitoring procedures.  

This conference will support those educators new / newer to special education along with experienced teachers, psychologists, and directors.  This conference will also provide many other breakout sessions, a sped legal update, and DPI Special Education Director update.

Conference is open for breakout proposals and registration NOW.

Link to register for sleeping rooms available soon.






Early Bird Pricing
(Ends 10/13/2023 at midnight)
Regular Pricing

Participant $250.00 $295.00
Full Time Student $139.00 $155.00
Presenter $129.00 $129.00

*Registration fees are non-refundable. Registrant substitutions may be made without an additional registration fee.

*Credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) are the accepted form of payment for registration. CESA 11 will appear on your credit card statement. Vendor address for prior approval purposes: CESA #11, 225 Ostermann Drive, Turtle Lake, WI 54889. For any questions contact info@edevents.org.