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School's Out for the Summer Webinar


Webinar Flyer

Join us as we welcome Alexis Favela, M.Ed., BCBA, LBA and Amanda Hampton, M.Ed., BCBA, LBA from Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research for a one-hour webinar on learning how to utilize proactive and natural environment teaching (NET) strategies related to independent living skills. 

This webinar will be geared towards how parents and guardians can arrange opportunities during the summer months to help with maintaining skills that are being taught during the academic calendar year.

To register: https://tinyurl.com/2jk5eb57

Glow and Grow


Be a “GLOW-Getter” and attend the 2022 Region 17 Special Education conference. The conference will feature a variety of topics and speakers across all areas of special education.

8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Register Online

Download the Flyer for Full Information

Sensory-Friendly Screening of Lightyear


Lightyear Movie Poster

10:00 a.m.
Monday, June 20

Lubbock Premiere Cinemas (inside South Plains Mall)
6002 Slide Road
Lubbock, TX 79414

The Burkhart Center is hosting a sensory-friendly screening of the upcoming Pixar movie Lightyear!

This free event is open to individuals with autism spectrum disorder and immediate family members. Children may not be left unattended and must be supervised by an adult at all times. If a parent or guardian cannot attend, then a caregiver may attend instead. There is no cost to participate, but you must RSVP with the total number who plan to attend.

For questions, or to RSVP, please contact Susan Voland at susan.voland@ttu.edu or 806-834-1331.

2022 Summer Communication Skills Camp



July 12 - July 15

Morning Session: 9 am - 12 pm

Afternoon Session: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ages 3 to 9

Questions? Contact Amanda Hampton at 806-834-6968 or amanda.hampton@ttu.edu

Thank you for your interest in our camp. Registration is now closed.

Burkhart Family Fun Swim Night


Texas Tech Leisure Pool
7:30-9:30 p.m.