8th Annual Inclusive Postsecondary Education Symposium

Inclusive Postsecondary Education Transitions: Students, Families, Systems 

August 8, 2023 at The Penn Stater Conference Center

Join Pennsylvania Inclusive Higher Education Consortium’s 8th Annual Symposium for a day of thought-provoking speakers and discussion sessions exploring inclusive postsecondary education transitions for students, families, and systems

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Our Speakers: 

  • Jennier King
  • Karen Salomon


  • The Many Faces of Ableism: From Fear and Hostility to Pity, Envy, and Inspiration
  • Redefining norms for radical IPSE success
    • 12:15pm  Small Groups
    • 1:00pm  Lunch
    • 1:45pm  Families Transitions with Jennifer King
  • So, what IS the parent role when their child goes to college? Letting  Go of the IEP Mindset
  • kNOw Inclusion, kNOw Employment
  • 3:30pm  Small Groups
  • 4:15pm  Synopsis
  • 4:30 Closing Remarks

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  • Students attend for free
  • Scholarships available 


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Keynote Address:

The Many Faces of Ableism: From Fear and Hostility to Pity, Envy, and Inspiration

  • Dr. Michelle Nario-Redmond


  • Matthew Schwabs
  • Dr. Nakeiha Primus

Registration is now open

  • Students attend for free.
  • Scholarships available for families and professionals

For lodging options, please visit The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center

Stay near the Penn Stater and attend PaTTAN’s Transition Conference!

The 2023 PA Community of Practice Transition Conference on August 9 and 10, Our Voice, Our Plan, Our Future, is designed to expand the capacity of youth, family members, schools, and community partners regarding specific issues related to effective employment and postsecondary educational practices, developing healthy lifestyles; and the utility of assistive technology, resources, supports and services available to youth and families. For more information, please visit the conference website.

In Partnership with PACE at Saint Joseph’s University

If you are not a member of the Pennsylvania Inclusive Higher Education Consortium, click here to become a member!

For more information, questions, and resources, please email us at pennsylvaniaiheconsortium@millersville.edu or pihecusa@gmail.com.