2023 HQIILE Regional Meeting - Topeka

by Instruction within Inclusive Learning Environments

Meet In Person
October 02, 2023 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Check In
at 9:30 AM

Course Fee


Course description


The goal of the High Quality Instruction within Inclusive Learning Environments project is to increase access to general education curriculum for all learners through the collaborative integration of technology in inclusive environments by providing structured, ongoing professional learning and development systems. This combined interactive training/meeting aims to increase capacity through supporting connections across Assistive Technology, Universal Design for Learning, and Co-Teaching project strands. In the morning, we will spend our time learning and networking together to further the mission. The afternoon will be reserved for indepth learning in specific strand areas. 


10am - 12pm - Combined Strand Networking and Project Activities 

12pm - 1pm - Lunch Provided 

1pm - 3pm - Deep Dive into the Kansas Assistive Technology Guidance for School Districts

Kansas Assistive Technology Guidance for School Districts was created in response to a need expressed by many of Kansas’ school administrators and educators for high quality examples of the processes that individual school districts and IEP teams can use to provide legal, effective and ethical assistive technology (AT) services. The guide is envisioned as a starting point for the development of a specific agency’s AT services. Any part of these guidelines may be copied or revised for use by an individual program or agency.  

Assistive technology leaders will

  • review sections of the Kansas Assistive Technology Guidance for School Districts  
  • analyze key procedures for IEP teams to include when considering assistive technology for students 
  • design an action plan integrating targeted procedure from Kansas Assistive Technology Guidance for School Districts 

1pm - 3pm -  Deep Dive Into Universal Design for Learning Protocols (9/25, 10/2)

The Kansas Universal for Learning Project (UDL) Access for All works to empower educational teams in building local capacity including content knowledge & skills, integrate technology in an inclusive general education classroom, and collect and review data to guide instruction using the Universal for Learning Framework.  Team will review UDL Protocols that will help them in achieving this mission. 

UDL leaders will:

  • review available UDL Protocols such as: 
    • UDL Data Review
    • Ties 45 minute lesson design
    • UDL walk through tools 
    • UDL Video Club
    • UDL Reflection Card Sort Activity
  • analyze key procedures for teams to include when designing instruction and planning to lower barriers

Learning Objectives


Refund Policy

Registration may be cancelled up to 14 days prior to the event for a full refund. Cancellations received within 14 days of the event will not be refunded. No-show registrations will also not be refunded.


October 02, 2023 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Check In
at 9:30 AM
Kansas Association of School Boards Room 101
1420 SW Arrowhead Rd, Topeka, KS
Meet In Person 4.0 Professional Learning Contact Hours
Instruction within Inclusive Learning Environments
Janet Peters
Kansas Infinitec

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