Our information and resource fairs will provide an opportunity to raise awareness among parents, students and anyone working with students with disabilities of available resources in the area relating to the disability community.
Representatives from IN*SOURCE will be at the fair to share information
about volunteer and program opportunities that support individuals with special needs
Indiana IEP Resource Center - 6th Annual Focus on Inclusion Conference
The Sixth Annual Focus on Inclusion Conference will kick off with a welcome from Dr. Pamela Wright, Director, Indiana Department of Education, Office of Special
Education followed by a keynote address by the newly elected Superintendent of Public Instruction in Indiana, Dr. Jennifer McCormick. Two rounds of concurrent
sessions will follow.
Day two will commence with Michael McSheehan, Coordinator of Technical Assistance for the School-wide Integrated Framework for Transformation (SWIFT)
Center, who will deliver the keynote address followed by three rounds of concurrent sessions.
Our nonprofit partners and vendors will also be on hand to share the latest educational products, practices and support on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.
Tuesday, February 21 & Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 8:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. EST
Hyatt Regency Downtown
1 South Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Register early as space is limited. Complete the online registration form at indianaieprc.org/foi2017. Conference registration is $250. Payment by check, purchase order, or credit card is accepted. All registrants will receive an email confirmation after payment is received.
Questions regarding registration may be directed to Naomi Van Sickel at Naomi.VanSickel@indstate.edu or 812-237-2842.
The Registration Deadline is February 13, 2017, space permitting.
Certificates of Attendance will be available to conference participants as documentation for Professional Growth Points and will be emailed to participants after the conference. Download brochure
Camille Svihlik, IN*SOURCE Regional Program Specialist, will be representing IN*SOURCE at this event.
PATINS Tech Exp 2017-"Keep Calm and Tech On"
This event will focus on assistive and accessible technologies. Meet with vendors and learn about local resources, and learn about accessibility and technology supports for all students. Open to all interested Indiana administrators, teachers, parents, students, and pre-service/grad students.
- No registration cost
- Free parking
- Complimentary Lunch
- Prize drawings throughout the day
Sunday, April 12, 2017 - 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. EDT
502 East Event Centre
502 East Carmel Drive
Carmel, IN 46032
Camille Svihlik, IN*SOURCE Regional Program Specialist, will be hand to answer questions about the services IN*SOURCE provides and about special education issues. She will also have materials available about special education.
8th Annual disABILITIES Expo & Resource Fair
We look forward to seeing you at the 8th annual disAbilities Expo! This day has been planned just for you with more than 100 exhibitors to make this event a one-stop resource for all types of disability services and products. Whether you are an individual with a disability, a family member, friend or caregiver, the disAbilities Expo exists to support your needs. Visit website
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
4000 Parnell Avenue
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Free admission to this event. The Expo is also filled with fun and entertaining activities, spectacular adaptive sports exhibitions, musical groups, and special guests making a difference in the disability world. It’s a welcoming environment with so much to see, learn and do. David Goetz, IN*SOURCE DDRS Program Specialist, will be on hand to share information and materials about special education in Indiana.