The Directors’ Institute 2017: Change, Challenge, Opportunity will be held September 18–20, 2017, at the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort. Sessions will cover a range of topics and current issues facing special education directors in Arizona. Participants will have the opportunity to connect with other professionals to discuss best practices and share learning that supports students with special needs. Session topics include mental health, special education legal topics, assessment, and data analysis. Conference Schedule:

Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

All registrations include participation over the entire three-day conference; no one- or two-day registrations are available. Standard registration is open and continues until August 25, 2017, at $380 per participant. Spaces are limited—please register as soon as possible.