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Landmark College Winter Institute for Educators

February 8–10, 2019    |   San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco, California. Photo courtesy of Yvonne Israel O'Hare

About

This year’s institute will be held in the Bay Area at the Mercy Center in Burlingame, CA on February 8–10, 2019.

The Winter Institute combines hands-on, multi-day training workshops (or “strands”), world-class research presentations, networking opportunities, and 30+ years of Landmark College expertise in teaching students with learning disabilities, ADHD, and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Who should attend?

Secondary school teachers, learning specialists, special educators, disability service providers, principals, superintendents, parents, administrators, curriculum and staff developers, tutors, advisors, college and university professors. Or anyone wanting to learn more about supporting diverse student learners!

Overview of Sessions

View the Schedule at a Glance

Keynote presentation:
Embodied Brains, Social Minds, Cultural Meaning: Why Emotions are Fundamental to Learning

 

Headshot of Keynote Presenter, Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, Ed.D.
Friday, February 8, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
by Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, Ed.D.,
Professor of Education, Psychology & Neuroscience at the University of Southern California

Plenary presentation:
Next Generation Disability Services

 

Headshot of Plenary Presenter, Manju Banerjee, Ph.D.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
9–10:30 a.m.
by Manju Banerjee, Ph.D.
Vice President for Educational Research and Innovation, Landmark College


Three-Day Strands

Three-day intensive, hands-on workshops (or “strands”) form a core component of our Institute experience. Strands run each afternoon from 1:15–4 p.m. Participants choose one and stay in the same strand for all three days.

Strand A) Transition to College: 10+ Years of Change for Students and Parents

Strand B) Executive Function Support for Diverse Learners

Strand C) Spanning the Spectrum: Building Classrooms that Work for all Students with Autism

Strand D) Supporting Math Learners as a Non-Mathematician: Strategies and Tools

Single Sessions

Single sessions are short (~1.25 hour) presentations on a range of topics with relevance for educators working with students with LD, ADHD, and ASD. Single sessions focus on practical take-aways and/or cutting-edge research in the field of learning differences.

See full Single Session descriptions and schedule


Pricing and Registration

Follow the links in the table below to register

Individual

$599

Group rate+

$499
(per person)

Single Day

$249

A group is three or more attendees.


More Information

  • Crowne Plaza San Francisco Airport Hotel

    A special rate of $155/night is available for attendees at the Crowne Plaza in Burlingame, CA. While rooms last.

    • Or: call 1-877-252-1558 and refer to group name Landmark College Winter Institute.
      • Please note the group rate is valid only for the nights of February 7, 8, and 9, 2019.
      • You must register for the Institute separately if you book a room at the Crowne Plaza. Use the links in Pricing and Registration above.

    Booking at this special block rate has SOLD OUT!

  • MERCY CENTER BURLINGAME

    2300 Adeline Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010
    Telephone: 650-340-7405

    Located in quiet, residential Burlingame, 15 miles south of downtown San Francisco, 10 minutes from San Francisco International Airport and 5 minutes from the Millbrae BART/Caltrain station.

    Free, secure parking onsite. Please park in the Forest Lot. See a Campus Map

    From the San Francisco airport (SFO)

    From San Francisco city-center

  • Landmark College Institute for Research and Training
    19 River Rd S.
    Putney, VT 05346

    802-387-1662
    institute@landmark.edu

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