Innovators in Education: 4th Annual Conference

October 14, 2017


The event will be held in Bldg. 2, Rockville Room at UMD Shady Grove. Registration opens at 8:00 am.

The address is: UMD Shady Grove 9630 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville, MD 20850

For detailed directions/parking click here. You will receive a parking ticket upon entering– please bring this to the conference to utilize the PayPal stations when departing.


Marriott Washingtonian Gaithersburg – Click Here for Hotel Reservations

CEU information:

Please remember to sign in and out at the registration table to receive CEU credits for the conference. A completed evaluation form must also be returned at the end of the day. Specific instructions on obtaining your CEU credits from Commonwealth Seminars can be found here. For Speech Language Pathologists, please remember to bring your ASHA ID number with you. There is a specific evaluation form to be completed at the end of the day. You will also need to complete the Participant Form. You are required to sign in and out at the registration table.

Speaker Handouts:

Please download and/or print them prior to the conference. Please feel free to bring your laptop/iPad.

Catherine McCarthy, MD



Tamar Chansky, Ph.D.



Jessica Minahan, M.Ed., BCBA



Track: Tamar Chansky AM & PM Sessions

Track: Tamar Chansky AM & Jessica Minahan PM Sessions


Please visit our Sponsors during registration, lunch and scheduled breaks to learn about their programs and to earn tickets to participate in the raffle!

Books by Tamar Chansky and Jessica Minahan will be sold on site during the afternoon break and at the end of the conference. To purchase, Dr. Chansky accepts credit cards and Jessica accepts cash/check.


Susan Abrams
Center For Communication & Learning