GAD Conference – Quality Inn & Suite Hotel

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Save the Dates – June 17-21, 2015

Hello Everyone,

My name is Patty Patton and I am current GAD Conference Chairperson. We are so exciting and looking forward for the conference on June 17-21, 2015 at Jekyll Island, GA.

Here is the update on what we working on and plan for the conference:

Registration: $140 for Members; $165 for non-members; $120 for Senior Citizen and College students. Your opportunity to get the Early Bird Tickets before deadline on January 31, 2015.

Hotel: We finally got the hotel. The hotel is Quality Inn & Suite. Make sure you tell them that you are with GAD. Prices for the room per night:

$100 for standard room
$115 for efficient room
$145 for 1 bedroom Suite
$165 for 2 bedroom Suite

Workshop and Entertainment: It is tentative that meant we have not decide yet and also it is subject to change. Will post on the next video.

If you have a question or need more information, please feel free to ask my committee or me. We are happy to answer your question and give you the information for the conference.

Please check out the video that I had posted on GAD Facebook.

Have a wonderful evening,
Patty Patton

 

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GAD Conference – June 17-21, 2015

The Early Bird tickets are selling right now until January 31, 2015!!

After that price goes up.. Your chance to grab it..
Please fill out the Registeration Form. (PDF Format)

A) Deadline for Early Bird Pre-Registration January 31, 2015
Members: $140.00
Non-Members: $165.00
Students/Senior Citizen: $120.00

B) Deadline for Pre-Registration May 31, 2015
Members: $165.00
Non-Members: $190.00
Students/Senior Citizen: $145.00

C) Thursday, June 18, 2015 (One Day Only)
Pre-Registration before May 31, 2015, it will include President Reception.
At the DOOR, it will NOT include the President Reception.
Members: $50.00
Non-Members: $60.00
Students/Senior Citizen: $45.00

D) Friday, June 19, 2015 (One Day Only)
Pre-registration before May 31, 2015, it will include Award Lunch.
At the DOOR, it will NOT include the Award Lunch.
Members: $60.00
Non-Members: $70.00
Students/Senior Citizen: $55.00

Important Information — Full Price, (A and B), it is for the whole conference that includes registration, workshops, entertainment, President’s Reception, President Award, Luncheon, and exhibit. Pre-Conference Workshop is not included. Room is not included.

One Day Registration for Thursday and Friday can be pre-registered in order to get meal before May 31, 2015.

Registration at the door for Thursday and Friday will NOT include the meal.

Students = High School Students (Junior and Senior at 18 to 21 years old), currently full time college students. Students at minor age (under 18) must be accompanied with?parents.

Senior Citizen is eligible age at 55 and up.

Make payment can be done. $50.00 must be deposited and the full payment must be completed on or before May 31, 2015. For Early Bird, the full payment must be completed on or before January 31, 2015.

No refund can be made after May 31, 2015.

(Jekyll Island Gate: It costs $6. Each time you leave and return it will be charged.)

2015 Georgia Association of the Deaf Conference
Jekyll Island, Georgia
June 17 – 21, 2015

 

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ASL Festival

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ASL Festival
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Open to the Community
FREE!
You will register so we can count you!

Hosted by Georgia Association of the Deaf (GAD), ASL Festival has many entertaining family-friendly activities in store for you! In collaboration with local Atlanta deaf and hard of hearing international clubs, there will be cultural ASL storytelling, performances, and entertaining presentations? all in ASL! Each international group will have a display table about their culture where you can stop by and learn more about their culture. This is a wonderful event to take your family to watch and to immerse in!

http://new.nad.org/atlanta/asl-festival

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NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop


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Language Planning for a Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child:
In the Classroom, In the School, and at the IEP Meeting

Open to Teachers, Parents, Interpreters, Administrators, Advocates/Allies
(10 contact hours = 1 Professional Learning Unit Credit) (RID CEUs – pending)
June 30, 2014 – 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
July 1, 2014 – 8:30 am to 12:45 pm

Hilton Atlanta
255 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Cost: $60.00

Presenters:
Bobbie Jo Kite, MA – Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
Heidi Burns, MA – Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
Tawny Holmes, Esq., MA – National Association of the Deaf
Caroline Jackson, Esq., MA – National Association of the Deaf

Sponsored by Georgia Association of the Deaf & Gallaudet University Regional Center, Southeast Region

Click the flyer at : NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop

More details on the course at: NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop abstract and goals

Click the Pre-registration form at: NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop Form

PayPal – The safer, easier way to pay online!

You can pay your workshop fee online or mail a check with the form!

Thank you so much for supporting Georgia Association of the Deaf!

Sarah Irvin
NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop
P.O. Box 584
Cave Spring, GA 30124

Please press Subscribe button that will allow you to pay your workshop fee. This comes with the processing fee of $2.00 for your convenience. The total amount is $62.00.

You still need to send the completed GAD Workshop Form:
NAD Ed Advocacy Workshop Form

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NAD – The Early Bird Combo has been extended to May 31, 2014!

The deadline for the early bird combo has been extended to May 31st!
Take advantage and register..

SHARE: the #NAD2014 Early Bird deadline has been extended to May 31st!
Don’t delay and start planning today!

Read a sneak preview of what workshops will be offered in Atlanta, in addition to the evening events and?exhibits!

Register today at www.nad.org/2014atlanta!

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NAD Combo – Referral

NAD Conference – July 1-5, 2014

Click the combo, non-combo or children & teen below:
Combo

Non-combo
Children & Teen

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#NAD2014 Call for Volunteers

For more information, please read at
http://www.nad.org/blogs/03/05/2014/nad2014-call-volunteers

 

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NAD’s Vlog – NAD Conference in Atlanta, GA

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GAD Board Meeting – Feb 8, 2014

GAD meeting room:
Where: Columbus Public Library
Room: Synovus (Side A)
When: February 8th
Time: 10:30 am to 6 pm (library opens at 10 am)
Address: 3000 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31906

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2014 National Association of the Deaf Conference

The launch of the 52nd Biennial NAD Conference website is released!

Just click the NAD’s Logo below! ? See you there!

confwebJuly 1-5, 2014

ATLANTA, GEORGIA
Early Bird
Adult – $180
Youth – $170
Deadline – 3/31/14

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