The annual conference offered by the Council of Academic Programs provides an independent review of current issues in higher education for Communication Sciences and Disorders. The program is developed based on input from member programs and is tailored to the needs of university faculty, clinical education coordinators/directors, as well as department administration. This conference allows for synergistic networking, didactic learning, as well as group problem solving in a positive and supportive atmosphere.
Typical learning broad-based objectives include:
- Participants will list current issues in higher education related to Communication Sciences and Disorders.
- Participants will document multiple solutions to challenges presented in the education of students in Communication Sciences and Disorders.
- Participants will actively engage in future visioning and problem-solving. They will document –new approaches to the education of students enrolled in Communication Sciences and Disorders programs.