Information & Resource Conference, April 30th, 2022

Lunchtime Conversations (12:20-1:00pm)

Come join us for this informal lunchtime drop in conversations. This is a great opportunity to be involved in small group community conversations. Use the links below to join the session in progress. Each session is from 12:20-1pm.


Q and A with Keynote Speaker Dr. Saheli

Continue the conversation with Keynote Speaker Dr. Ammar Saheli. This is terrific opportunity to ask follow-up questions to his Keynote Address from earlier in the day and to learn more about what he sees on the horizon with regards to racial equity work in education and supporting children with disabilities.


Community Alliance for Special Education (CASE) Drop in

“Ask an Advocate” Lunch Hour. Bring your burning questions to our lunchtime zoom session–professional special education advocates who support families through IEP related challenges will be standing by.


Support for Families Connections

Informal drop-in conversation. This is an opportunity for parents, caregivers and other conference attendees to meet the Support for Families Board and find out about Support for Families resources including our Parent Mentor Program


San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) Q&A with District Staff and the Community Advisory Committee on Special Education (CAC)   

SFUSD Staff and the Community Advisory Committee for Special Education answer your questions about Extended School Year, COVID Recovery Services, Alternative Dispute Resolution and more!


Pathways to Careers in SpEd with Robby Martinez

As parents and caregivers of children with disabilities we develop many skills as we navigate systems, provide care, and connect to community resources. Come join us for a conversation about the different pathways that exist to turn that experience in a career in special education and disability support. A great conversation for individuals in education certification programs as well.