11th Annual National Training Institute on Effective Practices
Addressing Challenging Behavior: Supporting Young Children's Social/Emotional Development

2015 National Training Institute on Effective Practices:
Addressing Challenging Behavior. April 21-24, 2015

The Florida Center for Inclusive Communities (FCIC) and the Pyramid Model Consortium are pleased to bring you this unique and inspiring professional development experience. NTI's format is designed to provide an in-depth learning experience built around the Pyramid Model. The Institute brings together experts from around the country who skillfully present three-hour workshops offering practical, ready-to-use information on social and emotional development. It is an unparalleled opportunity to increase your skills, build a network of colleagues, and become part of a growing professional community who use the Pyramid Model. Learn more about the Institute.

Overflow hotel: Reserve your hotel room today!

Last year was a sold-out conference and this year looks to be selling out too! The NTI group discount rate at the Vinoy is ALMOST sold out. We have also made available additional hotel accomodations at overflow hotels. Make sure to register for NTI and book your room today before space fills up!

Note: Please don't make plane, train or automobile reservations until you have secured a spot in the Institute and a room at the hotel.

We've heard you: Changes coming to NTI 2015!

Boy with thumbs upDuring NTI 2014 we received plenty of feedback on how to make the conference better. Because of your valuable feedback, we have been working behind the scenes to make NTI even better!

What’s new in 2015?

  • Lunch: We will now be providing lunch on Wednesday and Thursday. Attendees will enjoy a boxed lunch from the wonderful chef and staff at the Vinoy! We hope that by providing lunch, you will be able to network amongst your colleagues since you will not have to leave the resort!

  • Internet: Wifi will now be available in the meeting space! Additionally, attendees staying at the Vinoy will enjoy internet in their rooms for only $1.00 a night!

  • Handouts: Don’t have a CD drive at home? No problem! Attendees will now be able to download handouts onto their own flash drive from our dedicated computer stations!

  • Keynote: The keynote session will now be the day before sessions start, Tuesday, April 21st. Be sure to join us!

As always we will do our absolute best to provide you with the most memorable learning experience possible! If you have any questions, please feel free to email us anytime at nti@usf.edu. We look forward to seeing you in 2015!

Don't miss out!

Sponsored by:

Florida Center for Inclusive CommunitiesUniversity of South Florida College of Behavioral and Community SciencesPyramid Model Consortium

Gold Co-Sponsors:

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at USFSt. Petersburg Clearwater Visitor Bureau

Silver Co-Sponsors:

Bronze Co-Sponsors:

AAIDD: American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Session Co-Sponsors:

Early Childhood Technical Assistance (ECTA) CenterNCQTL logoPyramid Plus

Positive Early Learning
Experiences (PELE) Center


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Due to overwhelming demand, registration is Now Closed.

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April 21-24, 2015


Vinoy Renaissance logo

The Vinoy®
Renaissance St. Petersburg
Resort & Golf Club

501 5th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701


Email us at nti@usf.edu.

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