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

Three-Part Webinar Series on Continuity of Learning during COVID-19

OSEP hosted a three-part webinar series on Continuity of Learning and Return to School during COVID-19. This series showcased ready-to-use resources, tools, and practices from OSEP partners to support the educational, developmental, behavioral, and social/emotional needs of infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities through remote and distance learning. Please access the Continuity of Learning Webpage where you will find the archived webinars, featured resources, and additional tools and information to help educators, parents and families, and related service providers provide for the needs of students with disabilities during the pandemic.

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.