Registration is OPEN!

We are happy to announce our 2018 keynote speakers:

Monday, February 26

Dr. Paula Kluth

Tuesday, February 27

Nancy Kaufman


Sunday, February 25

Pre-Conference Sessions

Pre-Conference #1:

11:00-1:00 PM

Best Practices in EC for SLP's

This interactive session will cover everything you need to know about Early Childhood from the lens of a speech-language pathologist. We will discuss early childhood indicators, determining LRE in preschool, EC IEP development, early literacy and service delivery for young children with disabilities. Come learn, collaborate and discuss how to provide high quality services to our youngest students. Presented by Michelle Ogorek, Statewide Early Childhood Coordinator

Pre-Conference #2:

1:30-3:00 PM

Correcting the /R/ Sound

This session will focus on correcting the misarticulated /r/. Strategies are based on the work of Pam Marshalla, MA, CCC-SLP. How to get the student to achieve correct tongue placement, a hierarchy for therapy goals, and ideas for therapy materials will be presented. Questions and discussion are encouraged. Presented by Toni Isaacsen, SLP at Fort Atkinson Schools.

Pre-Conference #3:

3:30-5:30 PM

Communication for Now and Communication for Life – Using Your Resources to Elevate AAC Success

Presented by Bob Penshorn and Kellie Bews from Tobii Dynavox Consultants

OVERVIEW: This 2-day Institute provides Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) with a wide variety of strategies to support a wide variety of communication needs. The keynote & breakout sessions cover current topics for SLP's. Our unique setup allows for direct interaction with a variety of vendors, including therapy and educational materials & assistive technology strategies. The Institute also provides an opportunity for SLPs to re-connect with an extended community of school-based SLP's. In addition to our distinguished keynote speakers, this conference features vendor exhibits, an ethics session, and fabulous door prizes.