Apply to Host or Attend an Intensive Training Series


To participate as a host site, a school system must submit an application to the START office: 

  • We are no longer accepting applications for 2019-2020. 
  • Costs: District responsibilities include costs of professional time away from the classroom or other responsibilities, the costs for a training facility, and lunch for your team members participating. Training costs including the presenters, materials, and resources are provided at no cost to the district.

To participate as a team, a school system must submit an application to the START office: 

    • 2019-2020 EC Team Application  - we are no longer accepting applications for 2019-2020
      • Training Location:
        • Kirtland Community College, Conference Center, 4800 W 4 Mile Road, Grayling, MI 49738
    • Team Makeup: Assemble a team comprised of 6 school professionals around a target student with ASD. Teams can include, but are not limited to early childhood teachers, school psychologist, school social worker, provider of speech and language, occupational therapist, school administrator, and paraprofessional staff.
    • Costs: District responsibilities include costs of professional time away from the classroom or other responsibilities, and lunch for your team members participating. Training costs including the presenters, materials, and resources are provided at no cost to the district.

    Questions about Intensive Training or the application process? Contact the START Office