2 Day Seminars
IN-PERSON COURSE LOGISTICS
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Designed to enhance direct explicit instruction of students with language-based learning disabilities, this two day seminar introduces a selection of specific LBLD teaching strategies and materials to help young people gain success in school. This seminar is designed as an overview of key strategies in selected areas where students often encounter difficulty in middle and high school. It is a strategy heavy seminar with an array of supplied materials that are readily usable in a classroom. The following three core modules will be addressed: overview of language-based learning disabilities (current research, best practices); organizational skills (time & materials management, planning); and academic skills (reading comprehension, vocabulary development, note-taking, pre-writing, composition).
Upon completion, participants will be able to:
This course is appropriate for educators at the middle and high school levels.
Materials will be provided on-site.
GRADUATE CREDIT OPTION
Participants may elect to add 1 graduate credit to this course. Graduate credit is an additional $125 and is granted by Colorado State University-Pueblo.
1 Optional Graduate Credit
|July 13-14, 2022
8:30am - 3:00pm
Over 98% of educators felt that their Outreach Summer Institute seminar provided them with strategies and tools that will help their students.
Anna DiPerna is the Assistant Math Department Head at the Landmark Elementary Middle School and a Math and Reading/Writing teacher. Since starting with Landmark in 2002, she has taught math, language arts, reading tutorials, and oral expression/literature classes. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from Rice University and her Master of Science in special education from Simmons College.