The 8th Annual Hispanic Parents Leadership Conference on Special Education will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:30am-2:00pm at Manhattanville College’s Reid Castle. The keynote speaker will be Angelica Infante Green, Deputy Commissioner of P-12 Instructional Support for the New York State Education Department. For more information about the conference, including how to register, please visit:

The conference is hosted by Manhatanville’s Changing Suburbs Institute® , which focuses on teacher and school-leadership development, parent education and community collaboration. Lulu Bencosme, MSEd, Bilingual Outreach Specialist at WIHD for the Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center (SEPC) and the Lower Hudson Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC) is a Parent Leadership Committee Member for the Changing Suburbs Institute®. For more information about the Changing Suburbs Institute®, please visit: