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6 PD HOURS

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29/04/2020

Log on between 9.15am and 9.25am for the 9.30am start (AEST)

Live Streamed Webinar

Primary and Secondary Teachers

$215 + GST

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Dyslexia – Practical Skills and Ideas to use in the Classroom

Dyslexia workshop will cover –

  • What is dyslexia?
  • Causes of dyslexia
  • Characteristics
  • Dyslexia and other learning difficulties
  • Dyslexia and Giftedness
  • What is Dyscalculia?
  • What is Dysgraphia?
  • What is Dyspraxia?
  • What is Auditory Processing Disorder?
  • What is Working Memory Disorder?
  • Case studies
  • Strategies to use in the classroom
  • Question time
  • Recommended readings
  • Resources
Presented by Critical Agendas

Emily Ballenden

Emily Ballenden is the founder of Emily’s Special Education Services, a specialist teacher and private SEN tutor. She holds a Bachelor of EducationP-12, a Post-Graduate Certificate in Educational Learning and Leadership and a Master’s in Special Education. Currently based in schools as a specialist SEN educator, she works with students, parents, teachers and principals to customise ILPs and implement learning strategies. Emily has extensive experience in teaching SEN students and nurturing the individual educational needs of students with SLDs such as; Dyslexia, Working Memory Disorder, Auditory Processing Disorder, ASD, ADHD and Giftedness. Emily runs interactive seminars with audience participation through discussions and question time.

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