Cardinal Stritch University is sponsoring the first conference in Wisconsin devoted to college education for individuals with intellectual disabilities on Oct. 17.
Think College WI Conference: Raising Expectations is geared for everyone interested in post-secondary education for students with intellectual disabilities. This conference will engage higher education and K12 faculty, staff and administrators; individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families or caregivers.
Participants will hear from one of the founders of the national Think College movement, Debra Hart, and network with other colleges and school districts in various stages of planning and implementation of college initiatives.
The conference will take place from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17 at Stritch, 6801 N. Yates Road.
For event details and to register, visit: https://www.regonline.com/ThinkCollegeWI2014.
Please register by Sept. 26, 2014.