Tobago 2013 (West Indies)

Promoting research, collaboration, and advocacy

TOBAGO, West Indies

June 15-20, 2013

The Division of International Special Education and Services (DISES) participated in the second international round table event focusing on research, collaboration, and advocacy in special needs education.

An international and interdisciplinary group of practitioners, researchers, and policymakers met and engaged in lively an informed conversations about the current state of expertise in meeting the needs of children and youth with special education needs.

The three topic areas of discussion included:

  • Current research and scholarship
  • International collaborations
  • Policy and advocacy