Virtual Learning Communities

Virtual Learning Communities in Autism

A learning community is a place for individuals to learn new knowledge and skills through collaboration. This community will meet online to share experiences supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other related disabilities. Participants will meet regularly, share expertise, and work collaboratively specifically to promote positive behaviors for students with ASD.

Upcoming VLCAs:

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Virtual Learning Community in Autism for Early Childhood

Join our Virtual Learning Community in Autism for Early Childhood to learn how to support learners with diverse communication abilities. This learning community is a place for individuals to learn and develop new skills through collaboration with others. It is suited for professionals who support young children with autism and related disabilities in early childhood settings in Virginia.

 

Dates for Series: (All are from 3 pm - 4:30 pm ET)

  • Thursday, October 3, 2024
  • Thursday, October 24, 2024
  • Thursday, November 14, 2024
  • Thursday, December 5, 2024
October 3 - December 5, 2024

 

Can I earn recertification points for participation?

Points for educators working towards licensure renewal (recertification) may be awarded for completion of this activity. Certificates of completion will be sent to all individuals who successfully complete these hours, documenting participation and successful participation.

Is there a cost to participate?

There is no cost to participate for professionals and paraprofessionals in Virginia. At this time, we cannot accept registrations from individuals who do not work in the Commonwealth of Virginia's School Systems.

Who do I contact for more information?

Learning Community Leader: Teresa Cogar
Email: tlcogar@vcu.edu