Conference

COE-hosted or COE-sponsored conference

11th Annual Doctoral Student Association Conference

Date: 
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 8:00am to 1:30pm

Matthews Hall


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The Advances in Research Designs Symposium (TARDIS) 2017

Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 8:15am to 4:30pm

University of North Texas
University Union 382

The Office of Research Consulting announce the fourth annual meeting of TARDIS - The Advances in Research Design Symposium. Our theme this year is Single-Case Experimental Designs (SCEDs). The purpose of the symposium is to expose students and researchers to advances in research methods and analyses. The presentation is centered on discussing state-of-the-art research methods to a wide audience.

Registration is free, but space is limited! See the event website for further details.

2nd Annual Gifted Education Summer Conference

Date: 
Thursday, July 13, 2017 (All day)

Dr. Todd Kettler, Dr. Anne Rinn, and Dr. Laila Sanguras, among others, on topics related to gifted programming, psychosocial skill development, and the social and emotional needs of gifted learners.

2017 Educational Leadership Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Transforming Culture Through Leadership Coaching

A conference for educators in positions of leadership at the K-12 and university levels (superintendents, district and school leaders, teacher leaders, university leadership, deans, chairs, program coordinators)

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8am - 4pm
Gateway Center
University of North Texas
Denton, TX

Detailed conference information and registration is available on the conference website.

21st Annual Higher Education Law Conference

Date: 
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:00am to Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 5:00am

As the premier conference on higher education law in Texas, the Texas Higher Education Law Conference provides college and university professional in the public and private sector, and attorneys who advise them the most current information on important developments in such areas as student legal issues, first amendment rights, technology dangers, FERPA and free speech areas to name a few.

See the conference website for more details.

The Advances in Research Designs Symposium (TARDIS) 2016

Date: 
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 1:30pm to 9:30pm

University Union 382
University of North Texas (UNT)

The Office of Research Consulting is pleased to announce the third annual meeting of TARDIS - The Advances in Research Design Symposium. Our theme this year is Foundations of Bayesian Methods and Software for Data Analysis. The purpose of the symposium is to expose students and researchers to advances in research methods and analysis.  The presentation is centered on discussing the state-of-the-art in research methods to a wide audience.

Registration is free, but space is limited! See the event website for further details.

2016 Education Leadership Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 2:00pm to 10:00pm

Crucial Conversations on Equity and Excellence

A conference for educators in positions of leadership at the K-12 and university levels (superintendents, district and school leaders, teacher leaders, university leadership, deans, chairs, program coordinators)

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 8am - 4pm
Gateway Center
University of North Texas

Denton, TX

Detailed conference information and registration is available on the conference website.

8th Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference

Date: 
Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 1:30pm to 9:30pm

Annual conference for educators, professionals, researchers and parents, hosted by the UNT Kristin Farmer Autism Center

  • Discover the latest in autism research, intervention and therapies from knowledgeable experts

  • Network with hundreds of parents and professionals from the autism community.

Renowned Keynote Speakers and 20+ Presentations

Morning Keynote Address by Dr. Connie Kasari (UCLA):  “Update on Interventions – Active Ingredients and Deployment in the Community.”  Dr. Kasari will also conduct a breakout session on “School-based Interventions and Social Development in ASD.”

Paul Collins, a featured writer on National Public Radio, and author of Not Even Wrong: A Father’s Journey into the Lost History of Autism, will discuss “The Next Adventure,” an update about his son’s education and therapy, and the challenges of serving young adults with ASD.  Paul’s breakout session will address his perspectives about the differences between best practices and actual practices.

Additional Breakout Session Topics include:

  • Reducing aggressive behavior in children with autism
  • Developing executive functions
  • Antecedent strategies for parents, teachers, and practitioners
  • The role of community and social supports for college students with ASD
  • Academic accommodations: evidence-based strategies
  • “Make it, or Break it!” The case for technology in autism
  • Social-communication skills and ideas for teaching
  • A function-based approach to comprehensive behavioral programming
  • Autism in the 21st Century – technologies for professionals and parents
  • Autism and pseudo-science

Detailed information is available on the conference website.

20th Annual Higher Education Law Conference

Date: 
Monday, March 21, 2016 - 5:00am to Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 5:00am

As the premier conference on higher education law in Texas, the Texas Higher Education Law Conference provides college and university professional in the public and private sector, and attorneys who advise them the most current information on important developments in such areas as student legal issues, first amendment rights, technology dangers, FERPA and free speech areas to name a few.

See the conference website for more details.

9th Annual Doctoral Student Association Conference

Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 1:00pm to 6:30pm

The University of North Texas Doctoral Students Association will host its ninth annual conference, Pathways for Success: Passion-Skills-Process, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, in UNT's Matthews Hall. The conference is open to doctoral students in UNT's College of Education (including those focusing on kinesiology) as well as education doctoral students from Texas Woman’s University, UT Arlington and Texas A&M. See the conference flyer for detailed information.

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