State of Inclusion Conference

Special Olympics Vermont will host its annual conference November 10-12 at the Taconic Hotel in Manchester, VT. Registration is complimentary for all attendees and meals are included. Please see below for agenda information and to register. 

For Schools

State of Inclusion: Building partnerships for lifelong transitions and youth engagement. 

Educators, students, and administrators are invited to join partners from across the state to learn strategies for easing transitions through school and into the community. We will work together to empower youth with and without intellectual disabilities to be leaders in improving school climates and building inclusive communities.

Click here to review the agendas for the student and educator tracks and to register!  

For Community Programs

 Special Olympics Vermont welcomes Local Program management team members and coaches to the 2017 State of Inclusion conference. Based on the survey from the 2017 conference, topics will include:
  • Volunteer and coach recruitment
  • Addressing special health and behavioral needs
  • Financing a program and fundraising
  • Managing Community Program growth
  • Introducing new sports
  • Sports rules, divisioning, Unified models
  • Building partnerships with school programs
  • Program expense guidelines. 

Click here to review the agenda and to register!