Institute on Disabilities at Temple University

Institute Events and Trainings


2016 Mini Course/Lecture Series on Disabilities

The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University hosts guest speakers and lecturers several times each year for its Mini Course/Lecture Series on Disabilities. Experts in a wide variety of fields including Disability Studies, Assistive Technology, Leadership Development, and Social Policy present lectures and programs to students, parents, teachers and other professionals in the field of disabilities.

Winter 2017 Lectures

Patrick Schwarz, Ph.D.
Topic: From Disability to Possibility: The Power of Inclusive Classrooms

Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Schwarz is a professor, author, motivational speaker and leader in Education and Human Services, and is CEO of Creative Culture Consulting, LLC. He is a professor at National Louis University, Chicago and the author of From Disability to Possibility™, You're Welcome (with Paula Kluth), Just Give Him the Whale (with Paula Kluth), Pedro's Whale (with Paula Kluth) and From Possibility to Success. About Dr. Schwarz.

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  • Registration is required.
  • Requests for accommodations must submitted with your registration.

The Mini Course Lecture Series is presented by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University and funded in part by the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council.

Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service