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Virtual 1 Day Workshops

Time Management, Organization, and Vocabulary Development for Students with LBLD, Virtual – Summer Institute 2021

If you sign up for this section, you are signing up for a virtual section. There are a limited in-person spaces for this course. If you want to take the course in-person, you must register for the in-person section so we can ensure social distancing.

The content for the virtual section and in-person section is the same.



  • Event type: One-day workshop
  • Section delivery mode: Virtual. The instructor will be on-site, and participants will be virtual.
  • Attendance: Live, on the date and time listed in the course information section. Please be prepared to be available for a combination of synchronous and asynchronous instruction for the entire duration of this course.
  • Platform: Canvas and Zoom. You will need access to a reliable internet connection and computer with video and audio. Login credentials emailed the day before the course begins.



This one day seminar highlights specific strategies and scaffolding for teachers to enhance direct explicit instruction of students with language-based learning disabilities. It is a strategy heavy seminar with an array of supplied materials that are readily usable in any classroom. The strategies will focus on the areas of organizational skills (time & materials management), vocabulary development, and writing. The strategies provided can be used across a wide array of courses.

Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  • Exhibit knowledge and understanding of effective classroom methodologies for students with LBLD.
  • Recognize and implement appropriate interventions for a student with organizational, reading and writing deficits.
  • Promote student success at an appropriate level of individualized instruction.



This course is appropriate for educators at the middle school level, but can be easily adapted for upper elementary levels.



All necessary materials will be shared electronically.

Course Information

5 Hours
Dates/Time Price
July 19, 2021
8:30am - 3:00pm Eastern

Registration is unavailable at this time.

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About the Instructor

Anna DiPerna

Anna DiPerna is the Assistant Math Department Head at the Landmark Elementary•Middle School and a Math and Oral Expression/Literature teacher. Since starting with Landmark in 2002, she has taught math, language arts, 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.

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