All students with disabilities will have access to teachers who understand individual need and are able to deliver instruction to accommodate for learning differences.
IDEAS provides high quality professional learning environments through workshops, sessions, and networking related to teaching students with disabilities.
- Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE)
- Georgia Tools for Life (GTFL)
- Georgia Council for Exceptional Children (GaCEC)
- Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA)
The IDEAS conference is designed to support educators that work with students with disabilities. Presenters and Participants come from various backgrounds and experiences from across the United States.
Benefits According to Past Participants
- Changing my teaching for the better
- Networking with other educators
- Inspiration and Renewal
We invite you to attend the Georgia’s only teacher conference supporting the education of students with disabilities: IDEAS 2017, showcasing excellence in the field. Come to expand your knowledge or professional development through expert educational sessions, discover the latest in products and systems, broaden your contacts in the community, and share your own expertise.
IDEAS 2017 is the place to learn about advances in educational application, stay on top of best practices and trends, and network with others who like you, make a difference in the lives of students.
Come join us June 6 - 9, 2017 at Epworth by the Sea, St. Simon's Island, GA.
Continuing Education (CE) Opportunities
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be available for the IDEAS by the AAC Institute an authorized continuing education provider by the (International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) Continuing Education Credit: Georgia Tools for Life is approved to offer CRC continuing education credits for rehabilitation counselors through the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC).
Contact Hours: Attendees may earn contact hours for attending IDEAS. Contact hours may be accrued for continuing education credits from various organizations. Please check your organization's criteria for continuing education procedures.
Additional CE information is found in the IDEAS Brochure in the resource section of the webpage.