TSS 2018 Conference Details

Creating Trauma Sensitive Schools Conference

 The Attachment & Trauma Network, Inc. (ATN) is hosting this National Conference for Creating Trauma-Sensitive Schools to give all educators – teachers, administrators and school personnel – as well as other child-serving professionals, community leaders and parents an opportunity to explore the importance of trauma-informed care for in schools and other child-serving environments. Through the ACEs studies and neurological research, we now know how significantly early trauma impacts a child’s ability to learn and develop and the importance of addressing the complexities of childhood trauma in schools.

February 19-20, 2018 |  Washington Hilton | 1919 Connecticut Avenue Northwest | Washington, DC 20009

 


Registration

Early-bird registration is now open until December 15, 2017.
$395 for over 40 workshops, keynotes and featured experts in trauma-informed education.
Detailed information, including a link to the substantially reduced hotel room charges can be found here:

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Exhibit Table Information and Registration


February 19-20, 2018 Agenda

Agenda will be set by December 1 at the latest!  Keep checking this page for updates! Our team is currently selecting Breakout Sessions from all of the wonderful submissions.

Sunday, February 18, 2018
4:00-6:00pm – Registration/Check In
4:00-6:00pm – Exhibitor Set Up
7:00pm – optional evening event – details coming

Monday, February 19, 2018
7:00am- Registration/Check in opens
7:30 am – Exhibits open/continental breakfast
8:30 am – Welcome – Main ballroom
9:00 – 10:30 am – Opening Keynote
10:30-10:45 – Break
10:45-12:00 – Workshop Breakouts – Session 1 (75 min)
12:00 – 1:00 – lunch on your own
1:00 – 2:30 – Workshop Breakouts – Session 2 (90 min)
2:30-3:00 – Break
3:00 -4:30 Workshop Breakouts – Session 3 (90 min)
5:00 – Exhibits close

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
7:30 am – Registration/Check-in opens
8:00 – Exhibits open – continental breakfast
8:30 -10:00 – Workshop Breakouts – Session 4 (90 min)
10 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 12:00 Workshop Breakouts – Session 5 (90 min)
12:00 – 2:00 –Luncheon with speaker
2:15 – 3:30 – Workshop Breakouts – Session 6 (75 min)
3:45 – Exhibits close
3:45 – 5:00 – Closing Session with speaker

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Conference Location

Hotel & Travel Info

ATN has secured a block of rooms at the Washington Hilton for only $159 per night (plus taxes and fees).  Please make your reservations soon, using the link below.  This incredible rate for this fantastic hotel is available from Sunday, Feb 18- Thurs, Feb 22.  Through the link below you can book, modify or cancel hotel reservations and receive updated information about the event.  One night's room and tax deposit is required to confirm a reservation. Cancellations within 72 hours of arrival is will forfeit one night's room and tax to master. 
SPECIAL DISCOUNT ENDS JANUARY 15, 2018.  Room rates will go back up at least $100.

Need lodging for Feb 16 or 17?  Let us know.  The Washington Hilton is sold out, but we're trying to secure other lodging nearby.
ATN Conference Hotel Website & Reservations