Institute for Innovative Transition - Summer Institute 2012

A Capacity Building Institute on Employment

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
RIT Inn and Conference Center
5257 West Henrietta Road
West Henrietta, NY 14586Guest Speaker

Guest Speaker
Amy Dwyre, TransCen, Inc.
Ms. Dwyre is a national trainer for TransCen in the areas of transition, marketing and job development, special education, community classroom models, and self-determination. She has a Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling with a focus on Transition and Supported Employment.   

About the Institute for Innovative Transition

A partnership of the Golisano Foundation, the University of Rochester’s Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities and Warner School of Education, the Institute for Innovative Transition provides a robust and comprehensive set of initiatives to improve the quality of life of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families as they transition from school age to adulthood.



Summer Institute 2012 Agenda

Topics include: Business Involvement, Employability on Campuses, Effective Networking, Parent Support and Micro-Enterprises

7:45 – 8:45 a.m.
Registration and Networking

8:45 – 9:00 a.m.
Opening and Introductions
Martha Mock and Susan Hetherington

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Amy Dwyre, TransCen, Inc. (Part I)

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.
Break

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.
Amy Dwyre, TransCen, Inc. (Part II)

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Lunch

12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions I

1:45 – 3:00 p.m.
Breakout Session II

* Please bring your laptop or iPad to the conference. In some sessions, you will utilize technology to interact with the presentation and receive resources.

Download the Summer Institute Brochure and Registration Form




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