The SWIFT 2016 National Professional Learning Institute (PLI) is to take place on July 21 and 22 in Arlington, Virginia (near Washington, D.C.). SWIFT is a center that builds schools’ capacity to provide support and inclusion to all students.
Inclusion BC will hold its 2016 conference in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada from June 23–25. These three days are promised to be full of “inspiration and education on inclusion.” The conference’s theme is “IGNITE” and its goal is to spark ideas, conversations, and change. The event is cohosted by AimHi, the Prince George Association for Community Living.
The University of Guelph’s 2016 Accessibility Conference will be held May 30 and 31, 2016, in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. The theme of the event is “In Letter and Spirit: Realizing the Vision of the AODA” (the AODA being the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act). The conference welcomes novices and experts in the area of accessibility.