The Ohio Department of Education’s Office for Exceptional Children Regional Special Education Leadership Summits are scheduled for the following dates and locations:
- Southwest Conference in Dayton on Jan. 19
- Northeast Conference in Canton on Jan. 26
- Southeast Conference in Athens on Feb. 1
- Northwest Conference in Bowling Green on Feb. 7
Presentations and discussion topics include literacy, school climate and discipline, graduation options for students with disabilities and transition. Sessions also will offer updates on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), as well as data and trends related to the state of special education in Ohio and at the national level. Registration details are available on the ODE website.