Saturday, October 28 I 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Country Inn & Suites Conference Center
5353 N 27th St I Lincoln, Nebraska
INCLUSION in 3D will address a critical need for educators and parents to look differently in their collaboration toward successful school experiences for students with Down syndrome.
DSAF has secured national author, speaker, and inclusion expert Dr. Paula Kluth to drive the overall focus of the day, including a full-morning keynote and afternoon breakout sessions for parents and teachers. Dr. Kluth provides expertise regarding Universal Design for Learning (UDL), a key precept in making school inclusion successful.
Bridget Murphy, Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City : Toilet Training your child with Down syndrome. Learn how to be out of diapers in 4 days using the “Murphy Method” of instruction.
Sean Joseph Smith, Ph.D., Special Education. Dr. Smith specializes in the integration of instructional/assistive technology (smartphone/tablet apps) into the lives of individuals with disabilities and their respective educational professionals; e-mentoring to enhance teacher education/induction; online learning; and addressing the needs of individuals with Down syndrome
An interactive session with Paula specific to educators tying into her book Joyful Learning: Active and Collaborative Learning in the Inclusive Classroom.
A panel of several local leaders: “What Community Inclusion Looks Like,” highlighting success stories of inclusive opportunities happening in Lincoln and discussion on how these experiences have evolved to work in the community and direct correlation to similar school experiences.
Guests* will receive a copy of Dr. Kluth’s book, “Don’t We Already Do Inclusion?” and enjoy a conversational lunch session with self advocate, Jack Murphy, with an inspiring look at his success story.
Continental breakfast, lunch and snacks provided with all registrations.
DSAF Member ........................$45*
DSAF Member Couple (individual & spouse)...$75*
*DSAF Member, DSAF Member Couple and General Registrations will receive one (1) copy of “Don’t We Already Do Inclusion?” by Paula Kluth.
Staying overnight? Click here to access booking information for the DSAF hotel room block.
Shop. Eat. Or, do whatever kids DO at the Mall.
TEEN/YOUNG ADULT STARS
Meet me at the Mall
Thursday, November 2
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Gateway Mall - 6100 O Street, Lincoln
Registrants will receive a follow-up email with Drop-off/Pick-up location and other details.
There will be at least one volunteer : two members.
Contact Sydney at email@example.com or Jodi at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
**Visit Charming Charlie for this special event to benefit DSAF and shop to your heart's delight!**
Thursday, November 9
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
2940 Pine Lake Road
Now you have an excuse to shop!
**MUST SHOW THE EVENT FLYER PRIOR TO PURCHASE and 10 - 20% of proceeds will go to DSAF!**
click here for EVENT FLYER (print or show via phone)
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DSAF TEEN / YOUNG ADULT STARS
Under the instruction of a licensed dietitian, students will make healthy dishes (including gluten-free options)!
Thursday, November 30
5:30 - 7:00 p.m
HY-VEE - 5010 O St. - Lincoln
Please register by November 28.
Volunteers will be available to assist students. - Students may be dropped at the kitchen and picked up after class.
For more information, please contact Sydney at email@example.com or Jodi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, December 2
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
F I R E S P R I N G
1201 Infinity Court, Lincoln
Gather in the spirit of the season!
~ Brunch Buffet by Doorstep Diner ~
~ Gifts* ~
~ PICTURES with SANTA ~
~ SANTA'S HELPERS ~
(a.k.a. volunteers on-hand to assist parents)
2018 FACT calendars, Ds Awareness wristbands and various books will be available for purchase.
*DSAF will give a TARGET STORE GIFT CARD to each child with Down syndrome whose family registers online to attend by 5 p.m. Nov. 29, 2017.
This event is free and membership is not required to attend.
We hope your family will join us!
Down Syndrome Association for Families of Nebraska
a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 57362
Lincoln, NE 68505