ACRES Future-Oriented Colleagues in Universities and Schools (FOCUS) is a group of undergraduate students, graduate students, doctoral students, and early career professionals dedicated to supporting each other and the next generation of rural special education teachers and researchers.
Virtual lunch-and-learn meetings
A student and early career FOCUS session at the annual ACRES conference
Opportunities for networking and mentoring
We invite college and university students at all levels and early career professionals to join this supportive network. For more information, please contact [contact].
Join us for our Fall 2020 Lunch and Learn sessions!
"Partnering with Rural School Districts" is designed for teachers, administrators, and researchers looking to build partnerships between rural schools/districts, universities, and community partners. We'll share strategies, ideas, and lessons learned from partnerships across the country.