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Directors Institute

Working Together, Achieving Results

September 29, 30, and October 1, 2015

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel & Spa

Overview Registration Schedule Presenters
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The Directors Institute 2015: Working Together, Achieving Results will be held September 29–October 1, 2015, at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel. Sessions will cover a range of topics and current issues facing special education directors in Arizona. Participants will receive updates on federal and state requirements and will be able to access hands-on resources that can be used immediately.

Conference Schedule: Tuesday: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.; Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.–3:45 p.m.; Thursday: 8:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

All registrations include participation over the entire three-day conference; no one- or two-day registrations are available. Early Bird Registration begins June 15 and continues through July 10, 2015, at $330.00 per participant. Standard registration begins July 11 and continues through August 31, 2015, at $380.00 per participant. Space is limited—please register as soon as possible.

Upon completion of registration, you will receive a confirmation number. If you do not receive a confirmation number, your registration is not complete. Confirmation numbers are not a guarantee of admittance. Please advise ADE of any cancellations or substitutions by September 1, 2015. Payment is accepted by check or money order only. For more information, contact Abby Sanchez via phone at (602) 364-3026 or via email at Two weeks prior to the conference, all paid, registered attendees will receive information on how to access all printed material.

Additional Information

For detailed conference information contact:
Linda Mosteller
Phone: 602-542-4469

Make payment payable to Arizona Department of Education.
Mail to:
Arizona Department of Education
Attn: Abby Sanchez
1535 W. Jefferson, Bin #24
Phoenix, Arizona 85007

Please promptly inform our business office of your registration. A registration fee is charged for all registrants, including those who do NOT SHOW.

Purchase orders sent by fax WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THIS NUMBER ONLY: 602-542-5404.

For questions regarding registration, please contact:
Abby Sanchez
Phone: 602-364-3026

Hotel Information
Renaissance Glendale Hotel
9495 West Coyotes Boulevard
Glendale, Arizona 85305
(623) 937-3700

To reserve rooms, click here or when calling hotel ask for the ESS Directors Institute or Arizona Department of Education group.

Who Should Attend: Special Education Directors, Administrators, Psychologists, Related Service Providers, Lead Teachers, Special Education Department Chairs.
Contact: Linda Mosteller @ 602-542-4469