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Dyslexia Demystified

Professional development (PD) Tasman/Nelson

Posted: 12 February 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9r6V

Carla McNeil (Founder and Director of Learning Matters Ltd) is an Educational Consultant specialising in Learning Support. Her passion, authenticity, and experience as a School Principal, Classroom Teacher, Maths Advisor and Parent of a child with SLD' s, positions her as the ideal person to walk alongside you in your bid to make a difference to your own child, students and across the education sector. Utilising a blend of current research and practical strategies Carla will equip you with knowledge and strategies which will make a difference.

Do you find yourself asking:

  • Why do some students not progress like others?
  • What is Working Memory and how does it impact learning?
  • I wish I knew more about SLD's, could it be DYSLEXIA?
  • Early identification – the WHY, HOW and WHO? 
  • Why is direct teaching in spelling important and where might we start?
  • How do we deal with the increasing anxiety students experience?
  • Explore the use of decodable texts to build fluency, and learn PRACTICAL TIPS to add to your classroom TOOLBOX for all learners.

This workshop is suitable for, Teachers – Sencos – School Leaders

Events summary

Tasman/Nelson

12 June 2019 – 12 June 2019

Further information

Contact: Fiona Madill

 (020) 404 91221

fiona@lancewoodeducation.co.nz

www.lancewoodeducation.co.nz/carlamcneilteachers