2018 Symposium

Supporting Culturally Diverse Learners

Spring Symposium

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Registration and continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m.  Symposium events are from 8:30 – 5 p.m.  Marymount University, Rowley Hall, 2807 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22207.

Call for Proposals!

Proposals due by January 20, 2018

The Virginia Council for Learning Disabilities (VCLD) invites proposals from the full range of professionals who serve individuals with learning disabilities, including classroom teachers, administrators, speech/language pathologists, diagnosticians, researchers, higher education teacher preparation faculty and graduate students, consultants, and others.  If your proposal is accepted, all presenters and co-presenters must register for the conference by March 31, 2018 in order to be included in the symposium program.

  Click here to submit your proposal.

Review Process:  The VCLD Board will review all proposals. Only complete proposals will be considered. VCLD is seeking practitioner friendly presentations that are unique and innovative. Preference will be given to proposals that provide sound empirical or theoretical support for the topic. The theme of the conference is “Supporting Culturally Diverse Learners,” and presentations should focus on effective classroom strategies.

Click here to register for the Spring Symposium.  The standard conference fee of $75.00 (students attend for $55.00) includes continental breakfast and lunch.

Hotel accommodations available at the Holiday Inn Arlington, 4610 Fairfax Drive, Arlinton VA 22203 703-243-9800
Discount code: 100218188