A Documentary by Dan Habib
Director of Including Samuel

"Creating Connections to Shining Stars" Conference

July 9, 2015

  • Sessions with Dan Habib: 9:00 AM "Disabling Segregation"; 10:15 AM "Creating a Culture of Inclusion Through Film"; 11:45 AM Including Samuel; 1:00 PM "Including Families and Students as Partners in the IEP Process"
  • Wyndham Oceanfront Virginia Beach, 5700 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information and to register, click HERE

ESE Summer Institute

June 25, 2015

  • 8:45 AM Keynote with Dan Habib, "Creating a Culture of Inclusion through Film"; 12:30 PM Breakout with Dan Habib, "Collaborating with Students and Families"
  • Countryside High School, 3000 FL-580, Clearwater, FL 33761
  • For more information, contact Stephanie Long at (727) 418-9010

2nd Midwest Institute on Communication and Inclusion

June 23, 2015

  • 11:00 AM EST
  • Dan Habib will be joining a panel discussion via Skype following a viewing of his TEDx talk "Disabling Segregation"
  • Hosted by the University of Northern Iowa, Schindler Education Center
  • For more information and to register, click HERE

"Think College!" Capacity Building Institute

June 16, 2015

  • Keynote and breakout with Dan Habib: 9:00 AM Keynote - "Disabling Segregation"; 11:15 AM Breakout - "Producing and Distributing Video That Promotes a Culture of Life-Long Inclusion"
  • Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza, Boston, MA
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information and to register, click HERE

2015 Inclusion BC Conference

May 29, 2015

  • 60th Anniversary Celebratory Conference: "Keep Moving Don't Stop!"
  • Sessions with Dan Habib: 8:30 AM Keynote; 10:00 AM DVD signing; 1:30 PM "Schoolwide Approaches That Transform Education and Benefit the Whole Community"; 3:30 PM "Restraint and Seclusion in School: Positive Approaches to Inclusive Education for All Students!"
  • Sheraton Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9 Canada
  • For more information and to register, click HERE

University of Victoria

May 26, 2015

  • 6:30-9:00 PM
  • David Lam Theatre, MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria, 3800 Finnerty Road, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada
  • Dan Habib will present the film, as well as a post-screening discussion/Q&A
  • Hosted by the University of Victoria's Faculty of Education
  • Please RSVP before May 19, 2015 to facrescm@uvic.ca
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE

Illinois Includes

May 6, 2015

  • Sessions with Dan Habib:
   -8:45-10:00 AM: Who Cares About Kelsey? screening and discussion
   -1:00-2:15 PM: Visions of Inclusion: Evidence-Based Practices in Real Schools
   -2:30-4:00 PM: Including Samuel screening and discussion

  • Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 North River Road, Rosemont, IL 
  • For more details on the conference and to register, click HERE

Andrews Middle School

May 6, 2015

  • 7:00 PM
  • 3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy, Medford, MA 02155
  • Following the screening, there will be a youth panel who will share their school experience and what they want the community to know about what matters most to teenage students. Refreshments and a Q&A session following the panel.
  • Hosted by the Medford SEPAC

Wright State University

April 22, 2015

  • 6:00 PM 
  • Apollo Room, Student Union, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
  • Dan Habib will host a post-screening discussion/Q&A
  • For more information, contact Diana Riggs at (937) 775-5680 or email diana.riggs@wright.edu

Conference for Families and Educators of Children with Diverse Needs

April 18, 2015

  • 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • RG Drage Career Technical Center, 2800 Richville Drive SE, Massillon, OH 44646
  • 9:00-10:15 AM: "Creating a Culture of Inclusive Education" Keynote with Dan Habib; 10:45-11:45 AM: "Picturing Mental Health" Breakout Session with Dan Habib or screening of Including Samuel; 12:00-1:00 PM: "Including Families and Students as Partners in the IEP Process" with Dan Habib
  • Hosted by State Support Team 9
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • To register online for this event, click HERE
  • There is no fee to attend this event
  • For more information, contact Laurie Langenfeld at laurie.langenfeld@email.sparcc.org

Lakes Region Community Services

April 9, 2015

  • 4:30 PM-6:30 PM
  • Beane Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, NH
  • Keynote by Dan Habib on "Creating a Culture of Inclusion"
  • To read an article on this event, click HERE
  • Seats are limited. Guests are asked to RSVP by April 3 to Judy Maguire at (603) 581-1504 or email judith.maguire@lrcs.org

Antioch University

April 2, 2015

  • 4:30-6:30 PM
  • Antioch University New England, Community Room, 40 Avon Street, Keene, NH 03431
  • "The Spirit of Inclusion: Stories of Success in Education Shared by Filmmaker Dan Habib" - Dan Habib will give a variation of his TEDx talk "Disabling Segregation," provide some updates on Samuel, show theWho Cares About Kelsey? mini-film Thasya, and participate in a panel discussion
  • Free and open to the public
  • To register, click HERE
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Krishni Pahi at (603) 283-2314 or email kpahl@antioch.edu

College of Charleston

March 30, 2015

  • "Let's Talk IEP!" workshop with Dan Habib: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM; 86 Wentworth, College of Charleston, Alumni Center Education Building; Register by emailing deneauma@cofc.edu
  • Screening of Including Samuel with discussion/Q&A presented by Dan Habib: 7:00 PM; Sottile Theater, 44 George Street; Free and open to the public; Email mayc@cofc.edu for VIP Tickets
  • Part of the College of Charleston speaker series. For information, click HERE
  • To view a flyer on the IEP workshop, click HERE
  • To view a flyer on the Including Samuel screening, click HERE
  • To view a press release for these events, click HERE

Picture this...film festival

March 16, 2015

  • There will be a screening of Restraint & Seclusion: Hear Our Stories from 7:00-10:00 PM. The evening's program consists of: the documentary Vectors of Autism about Laura Nagle; Restraint & Seclusion: Hear Our Stories; a discussion panel on Restraint & Seclusion; and the documentary The Silent Chaos
  • Individuals featured in the film will be in attendance to accept the Dodie Spittal award
  • Calgary SCOPE Society, 219-18 Street S.E., Calgary, Canada
  • For ticket and festival information, click HERE

North Dakota Council for Exceptional Children Conference

February 13, 2015

  • Dan Habib will present a keynote on "Inclusion and Film," as well as two breakout sessions. 8:00 AM: Breakout on "Restraint and Seclusion"; 10:30 AM: DVD signing; 11:30 AM: Keynote; 1:30 PM: Breakout on "Parents & the IEP Process"
  • Grand International Inn, 1505 N. Broadway, Minot, ND 58703
  • For more information, contact Pam Brezenski at (701) 578-5704 or email brezenskipamela@gmail.com

From PossAbilities to Practical Applications Conference

February 7, 2015

  • 9:00 AM: Keynote featuring Dan Habib's TEDxAmoskeagMillyard talk; 10:15 AM: Inclusion Panel; 1:15 PM: Breakout session "Visions of Inclusion: Evidence Based Practices in Real Schools"
  • Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa at Short Pump, 12042 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23233
  • To view a brochure for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Kim Owens at (804) 525-7740

Central Connecticut State University

January 29, 2015

  • 6:30 PM
  • Torp Theater, Central Connecticut State University, 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06053
  • Free and open to the public
  • For more information, contact Linda Todd at lindatodd@my.ccsu.edu

Austin Public Library (Minnesota)

December 2, 2014

  • 6:00-8:00 PM
  • 323 4th Avenue NE, Austin, MN 55912
  • Free and open to the public
  • Hosted by the Austin Public Schools Special Education Advisory Council, The Arc of Mower County, and Community Against Bullying as part of Inclusive Schools Week
  • For more information, contact Sheri Willrodt at (507) 460-1917 or email sheri.willrodt@austin.k12.mn.us

Oak Ridge School

November 17, 2014

  • 7:00 PM
  • Oak Ridge School Multi-Purpose Room, 260 Quaker Meeting House Road, East Sandwich, MA 02537
  • Following the screening, there will be a discussion led by Joe Dowick, MSW, LICSW
  • Hosted by the Sandwich Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)
  • For more information, contact Linda at sandwichsepac@gmail.com

New Hampshire School Nurses' Association Fall Meeting

November 7, 2014

  • Social hour 5-6:00 PM; Fall meeting 6-6:30 PM; Dinner 6:30-7:30 PM; Dan Habib presentation 7:30-9:00 PM
  • The Derryfield Restaurant, 625 Mammoth Road, Manchester, NH
  • To register and view the flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Pam Murphy at (603) 924-3828 x 1641 or email pmurphy@conval.edu