The seventh Transform for Tomorrow session will create strategies to address the neediest of our school population. School leaders will discuss legal implications as well as training and support programs that may be available for staff members during this unprecedented time.

Featured Presenters:

  • Dr. Heidi Ondek, Executive Director and Superintendent Western PA School for Blind Children
  • Dr. James Palmiero, Assistant Executive Director for Special Education and Pupil Services, AIU 3

Transform for Tomorrow is a virtual series for Superintendents and School Leaders, who are already preparing for what will be a very different 2020-21 school year. Incredibly – in a matter of just weeks – schools have adapted remarkably to new ways of preparing teachers, educating students, and supporting parents. This virtual series presents opportunities to share and learn from one another how schools might, together, make plans for what comes next, no matter what tomorrow brings. The program will consist of 11, one-hour collaborative virtual sessions to be chosen by the participants. All sessions are free and virtual, hosted via

For more info, contact: Dr. Bart Rocco, Grable Fellow: or Dr. Bille Rondinelli, Grable Fellow: