Calls to Participate Listed in Past Issues
Submit a Paper Proposal for the Association for Career and Technical Education Research Conference
The Association for Career and Technical Education Research (ACTER) is soliciting paper proposals for its 40th annual meeting, to be held November 29-30, 2006 in Atlanta. Quantitative, qualitative, historical, philosophical/theoretical, or mixed methods research manuscripts on career and technical education, training, preparation for work, or workforce related issues are desired. Proposal submission deadline: June 2, 2006.
Submit a Presentation Proposal for National Symposium on Dispute Resolution in Special Education
CADRE, the National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education, is accepting presentation proposals for its 4th National Symposium on Dispute Resolution in Special Education, to take place December 7-9, 2006 in Washington, DC. Symposium invitees include state dispute resolution coordinators, parent advocates, directors of special education, dispute resolution practitioners, attorneys, educators, service providers, and others interested in creating effective agreements that benefit educational and early intervention programs for infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities. Proposal submission deadline: May 26, 2006.
Youth (Ages 14-18): Participate in 2006 CFK Youth Essay Contest
Connect for Kids invites students ages 14-18 to participate in its annual essay contest. This year’s question is, “Do you feel U.S. high schools support the academic [and] social needs and interests of today’s students well? Why or why not?” The winner will receive $100. Entry deadline: May 5, 2006.
Youth (Ages 17-20): Apply to the State Farm Youth Advisory Board for Service-Learning
The State Farm Youth Advisory Board will help State Farm leadership design and implement a $5 million/year signature service-learning initiative to address issues of importance to State Farm and communities across America. State Farm will select a diverse group of approximately 30 young people ages 17-20 to serve on this distinguished Board. In addition to a challenging and fun experience, Youth Advisory Board members will receive scholarships following completion of their term on the Board. Application deadline: April 28, 2006.
Contribute Comments on the Proposed Research Priorities of the U.S. Children’s Bureau
The Children’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has published its research priorities for fiscal years 2006-2008 and is seeking public comment. The research priorities will help guide funding. As mandated by the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, the proposed research priorities cover topics including the causes, prevention, assessment, identification, treatment, cultural and socioeconomic distinctions, and consequences of child abuse and neglect. Deadline to submit comments: April 4, 2006.
Nominate a Business, Organization, or Individual for the New Freedom Initiative Award
The Office of Disability Employment Policy of the U.S. Department of Labor invites nominations for the 5th Annual Secretary of Labor’s New Freedom Initiative Award. Established in 2002, this award recognizes businesses, organizations, and individuals who have demonstrated exemplary and innovative efforts in furthering the employment objectives of President George W. Bush’s New Freedom Initiative. Nomination deadline: May 31, 2006.
Nominate a Teacher for the U.S. Department of Education’s American Stars of Teaching Program
The American Stars of Teaching Program recognizes and honors teachers who have a track record of improving student achievement, using innovative instructional strategies, and making a difference in the lives of their students. These teachers will be highlighted as representatives of the thousands of teachers who are making a difference in the classroom. Teachers of all grades and disciplines can be nominated. Nomination deadline: April 15, 2006.
Secondary Special Education Professionals: Apply to University of Kansas Ph.D. Program in Secondary Special Education and Transition Leadership
The Department of Special Education at the University of Kansas is recruiting students for a new doctoral program in Secondary Special Education and Transition. Up to five students will be supported with scholarships. Persons with disabilities and persons of color are encouraged to apply. Flier available in PDF (1 page, 357 KB). Application deadline for Fall 2006: May 15, 2006.
Submit a Presentation Proposal for 2006 TASH Conference: Living the Vision Together: Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond
TASH, an organization which supports equity, opportunity, and inclusion for people with disabilities, is soliciting proposals for presentations for its 2006 annual conference, to be held November 8-11, 2006 in Baltimore. Proposals should address how policy, research, and practice converge to produce the full inclusion and active participation of individuals with disabilities in school, community, and employment settings. Proposal submission deadline: April 15, 2006.
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The U.S. Business Leadership Network is soliciting proposals for presentations for its 2006 annual conference, to be held October 4-6, 2006 in Minneapolis. Proposals should address one or more of the following conference themes: sourcing, recruiting, and hiring; employee relations and communications; legal issues; business operations and strategy; diversity; marketing, promotion, and advertising; and accommodations. Proposal submission deadline: March 31, 2006.
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