Statewide I’m Determined Team Training

Registration is now open full for the I'm Determined: Making Connections Team Training for Elementary & Middle Schools

November 13 - 14, 2017
Newport News Marriott at City Center

Not another new initiative! Come learn about how the I’m Determined philosophy can be integrated into what you are already doing. Opportunities abound to explore the relationship between self-determination and behavior, disability awareness, mental wellness, inclusive practices, and leadership, to name a few.

Register your team
(Do not begin registration process until you have gathered your team)
3 - 8 people per team
Mandatory Team Members: Special Education Teacher, General Education Teacher, Building Level Administrator
Additional Team Members May Include: Co-teaching pair (if applicable), School Counselor, Related Services Personnel, Central Office Designee
Upon completing team registration, the primary team contact will receive important hotel reservation information to be shared with team members. Team members will be sent an email with a link to complete their individual registration.
No Cost to Attend
Meals and lodging are provided; transportation will be reimbursed (personal vehicles only). Substitute pay available upon request.

Click Here to Register Sorry, registration has filled up, and the waitlist is also full. If you have specific self-determination needs, please contact your regional coordinator here.

Registration is limited and will be on a first come, first serve basis.
Deadline to Register: September 28, 2017


This training is designed for school based teams comprised only of persons who are currently employed by local public schools and authorized by the superintendent to represent the school division. Therefore, registration for the training is limited to current public school employees only. No onsite registration will be accommodated. All registrants will be required to present a school-issued identification card at the check in desk upon arrival. Individuals registered will not be permitted to send a substitute if they are unable to attend. No audio or video taping of the training sessions will be allowed. The Virginia Department of Education reserves the right to cancel the registration of any person who does not meet the registration criteria.