Preparing Educators as Leaders

Strategies Event Series at KU Edwards Campus

To support a vision of professional development for our colleagues in the Kansas City metropolitan area, we have partnered with the KU Edwards Campus to host the Strategies Event Series, as a continuation of the summer Strategies Conference hosted in Lawrence each year.  We invite all PK-12 educators, as well as others who are interested, to join us for a free professional development event series in Overland Park, Kansas. Please RSVP online to attend, so that we can ensure there are enough refreshments, chairs, and copies of handouts provided for all.

2018-2019 Presentations

Saturday, November 3
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Presentation Title to be Announced
with Eva Horn & Stephanie Parks, Department of Special Education

Presentation description to be announced. Please check back often or RSVP now to save the date.

RSVP here.

Saturday, February 23
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Presentation Title to be Announced
Presenters to be announced

Presentation description to be announced. Please check back often or RSVP now to save the date.

RSVP here.

Saturday, April 13
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Co-Teaching to Support Students with Learning & Behavioral Needs
with Katie Zimmerman & Irma Brasseur-Hock, Department of Special Education

Presentation description to be announced. Please check back often or RSVP now to save the date.

RSVP here.


10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
—U.S. News & World Report
#1 public program in nation for special education
—U.S. News & World Report
Assists public schools and other partners in all 105 Kansas counties
$938,377 in scholarship funds awarded to 420+ students
Research expenditures of $36,804,773 for 2011-12
Research from KU’s largest grant, the $24.5 million SWIFT project, assists educators, children, and families across the United States
The award-winning special education faculty published 140 refereed articles, 11 books, and 60 chapters in 2015-16
Students with intellectual disabilities are participating in KU undergraduate programs through a grant-funded KU special education program
Researchers on a $3.5 million grant are collecting data on an innovative reading program designed to teach reading to students with the most significant disabilities in seven Kansas school districts
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
KU Today
Connect with KU School of Education

KU School of Education Facebook page KU School of Education YouTube Channel KU School of Education Twitter Feed KU School of Ed instagram icon KU School of Ed LinkedIn icon