Summer Institute

Communities of Leaders in Autism (CoLAs)
Summer Institute on Supporting Success Across the School Day

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Are you a CoLA member and interested in attending the 2020 Summer Institute?

Increasing Inclusion and Independence for School and Life
June 24-25, 2020
Delta Hotel by Marriott, Downtown Richmond, VA

Contact Emily Helmboldt at

Who Should Attend

  • Autism leaders
  • Behavior specialists
  • Lead teachers
  • Related services staff
  • Special Ed Administrators
  • Behavior Analysts
  • And other public school staff that are in professional development roles

Keynote Speaker

Anthony Ianni former NCAA basketball player and Michigan State Alumni will share his school and life experiences with being diagnosed with PDD at age 4 and later Autism.

Hosted By:

VCU-Autism Center for Excellence

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Virginia Department of Education Training and Technical Assistance Center