Retaining Effective Personnel to Serve Children with Disabilities (May 2019)

OSEP to Host National Summit on Attract, Prepare, Retain on October 27-29, 2020

The 2020 OSEP Summit is an opportunity to bring together various stakeholders to explore potential strategies and innovative approaches to address this critical need. The virtual event will be held over three days and participants may register for each event individually or attend all three.  Additional information and registration can be found on the 2020 OSEP Summit Webpage.

General Information

Meeting Date: 
May 15, 2019
Meeting Location: 
Virtual Event
Meeting Who: 

The event was open to current OSEP Grantees (State and discretionary)

This symposium focused on strategies to retain effective personnel in areas of critical need. The event opened with a message from the OSEP Director, Laurie VanderPloeg, and featured experts and practitioners who discussed strategies for retaining personnel by increasing their knowledge and understanding of evidence-based practices, enhancing their professional development, and supporting their ability to address challenges that detract from longevity in the profession. 

Symposium Recording and Meeting Resources


Additional Information

Interested in learning more about the symposium? Use the links below to explore the recording from the event as well as additional resources.