We welcome you to join us at the NAPDS 2019 National Conference

This premier PDS conference brings together school and university partnerships from around the country and abroad to address the challenges we face while meeting the needs of the next generation of students, PK-12 educators, and university faculty.

You will leave this conference with proven strategies for improving partnerships and collaborations. You will learn innovative practices and tools for use at both the PK-12 and university levels. And, you’ll expand your network of PDS professionals so you can extend your learning all year long.

Conference Keynote

Wendy Murawski, Ph.D. is the Executive Director and Eisner Endowed Chair for the Center for Teaching and Learning at California State University, Northridge (CSUN), where she is also a full professor in the Department of Special Education. She is the national Past President of the Teacher Education Division of the Council for Exceptional Children and an internationally known speaker and author, presenting in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America. She has published extensively in the field of special education, to include nine books and numerous research-based articles. Dr. Murawski has won many awards for her teaching, research and publications, to include Teacher Educator of the Year in California and Outstanding Faculty Member for her university. She is the CEO and President of 2 TEACH LLC, an educational consulting company focused on inclusive education (www.2TeachLLC.com). Wendy is known for the high energy, humor, content, creativity, and personal experiences she brings to her presentations.