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Conference Overview

Annual Conference

Celebrate Teachers!

Regent University and
Founders Inn & Spa
Virginia Beach, VA

October 25 & 26, 2013


Conference Location

Founders Inn & Spa
5641 Indian River Rd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Virginia Beach Tel: 757-424-5511
Reservations: 800-926-4466

A block of rooms have held at the conference rate for 2013 Conference attendees. Attendees can click on the hotel link below to make reservations and read information about the hotel. The hotel will honor this special rate until they are booked and will then refer attendees to equitable hotels in the area. Attendees should identify themselves as VA CEC or Virginia Council for Exceptional Children when making hotel reservations.

Founders Inn & Spa Reservations Link
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Henry Winkler, Keynote Speaker

Photo of Henry Winkler
Actor, Author, Director & Producer



Tentative Schedule: 

Friday (RSVP/minimal charge)
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.   Hors d'oeuvres, Meet & Greet
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.   Intimate evening with speakers: Portable Technology



7:30 a.m.   Registration Committee, Vendors, Poster presentations, Chef,
Barnes & Nobel, and Henry Winkler Books arrive to set up.
  8:00 a.m.    Attendee Check in/Register
Continental Breakfast
Poster Walk
Vendor Tables
9:00 a.m.   Welcome:
Dr. Alan Arroyo, Dean of Regent University School of Education
Dr. Elizabeth Hunter, VA CEC President
Master of Ceremony, Dr. Hope Jordan (VA CEC Vice President)
Ms. Theresa Cole & All Star Special Needs Cheer Team
Dr. Cindi Spaulding, VA CEC e-Journal Editor
10:00   Keynote: Mr. Henry Winkler
Introduction by Dr. Gail Derrick, Professor, Regent University SOE
    Book signing & Photo session opportunities
12:00 - 2:30   Awards Luncheon: Guests of Honor, Awards Presentations, Prizes
    (Main Ballroom, Founders Inn)





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Information about 2013 keynote speaker

Registration information

For Sponsorship information contact Charlotte Worley or Elizabeth Hunter

Directions and Maps to Regent University

Conference Program

Hotel accommodations & Awards Luncheon           

Founders Inn and Spa

5641 Indian River Rd.

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Virginia Beach Tel: 757.424.5511 - Reservations: 1.800.926.4466


Registration & Keynote

Regent University Main Theatre

Communications and the Arts Building

1000 Regent University Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464


Meet & Greet
Regent University Moot Courtroom Law Building

Communications and the Arts building

1000 Regent University Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464



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