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TED Conference
Long Beach, California
October 30, 2023 - November 02, 2023

View Schedule At A Glance

Schedule at a Glance

Monday, October 30
8:00am-6:00pm Registration Open
12:00pm-6:00pm Exhibitors Open
8:30am-11:30am CEC 2020 Practice-Based Preparation Standards (K-12) As the Basis for EPP Development and Assessment * Additional Cost 
8:30am-11:30am Strategies for Teaching Meaningful and Legally Sound IEPs * Additional Cost
12:00pm-4:00pm Improving teacher candidate learning through a practice-based approach * Complimentary, but Limited Capacity- Requires Registration* (AT CAPACITY NO ADDITIONAL REGISTRATIONS)
4:30pm-5:30pm Opening General Session


Tuesday, October 31
7:30am-5:00pm Registration Open
7:30am-6:30pm Exhibit Open
7:30-8:45 am Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:50am Programming

Title: Wanted: A diverse and well-prepared teacher for each and every student: “Seas” this moment; make a difference.
Speaker: Marquita Grenot-Scheyer, Ph.D. Assistant Vice Chancellor, Educator Preparation and Public School Programs, for the California State University (CSU), Office of the Chancellor

10:00am-11:50am TED/HECSE Panel: Collaboration to Advance the Special Education Teaching Profession
10:00am-3:50pm Programming
4:00pm-5:15pm Washington Update & Awards Ceremony
5:15pm-6:30pm Presidents Reception 


Wednesday, November 1
7:30 am - 5:30pm  Exhibits & Registration Open
7:30am-8:45am Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:50am Programming

Keynote Panel

Title: The Role of Teacher Preparation in Addressing Special Education Teacher Shortages  Panel: Elizabeth Bettini ( moderator) Panelists: Roddy Theobald, Joyce Gomez-Najarro, LaRon Scott and Margarita Bianco

10:00am-3:50pm Programming
4:00-4:50pm TED General Business Meeting 
Thursday, November 2
7:30-8:45 am

Continental Breakfast


7:30-10:30am Registration & Exhibitors Open
8:00-11:50am Programming


Last Updated:  2 February, 2023

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