Here are some educational opportunities offered by South Dakota Parent Connection and by other organization's that can help support South Dakota families. A complete list of events can be found on our website at ww.sdparent.org or Facebook page.
June 7 - 8, 2023 - 15th Annual Lighting The Way Autism Conference: The Augustana University Sharon Lust School of Education will host its 15th annual Lighting the Way Autism Conference at Memorial Middle School on Wednesday, June 7, and Thursday, June 8. The keynote speaker for June 7 will be Dr. Christine Reeve, a nationally recognized clinical psychologist, special education consultant and expert on autism, and on June 8, the keynote speech will be delivered by Franne Sippel, Ed.D., and Becky Kuch, NCC, LPC-MH, the co-creators of Shrink Rap the Podcast. Find more information on our Facebook page.
June 10, 2023 - The Autism Walk: This fun-filled gathering for all, focused on those touched by autism will take place at the Augustana Morrison Commons from 10 a.m. - noon. The walk will provide attendees the opportunity to sign up for scholarships for therapies, special equipment or camps, and will include an array of fun activities.
June 13 - 14, 2023 - Midwest Conference on Deaf Education: Facing the Future-Together!: The Midwest Conference on Deaf Education is scheduled for June 13-14, 2023, at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Sioux Falls under MWCDE. Rooms are limited, so book early! Keep checking our website for more information: www.MWDeafConference.org