- Understanding Dyslexia – A Conference for Parents, Families & Educators
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Do you want to LEARN how to: – reach struggling readers and writers with evidence-based instruction? – use multi-sensory structured language activities to enrich your teaching? – understand the structure of the English language so that you can teach it … Continue reading
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Limited spaces available. ASSOCIATE summer 2016 INTENSIVE session: Monday-Friday: July 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 – 2016 (inclusive) Monday-Wednesday: July 18, 19, 20 – 2016 (inclusive) TIME: 9:00-5:00 Learn how to reach your struggling readers and … Continue reading
Registration has just opened for ONBIDA’s Literacy and Learning Conference on March 5, 2016 at the Ontario Science Centre. Keynote speaker Dr. Dale Willows shares professional development resources for regular and special education classrooms. There are 6 breakout sessions and … Continue reading
The 2nd annual Spotlight on Dyslexia on-line conference by Learning Ally is coming up on December 4 from 9:30am – 6:00 pm. Attend sessions with world class experts from the comfort of your home! Attend live or watch later. Max … Continue reading
An article in the Globe and Mail on Friday, October 23, 2015 by Mary Beach discusses how a teacher, trained in the Orton-Gillingham approach, turned around a student in grade 2 who was struggling with dyslexia.
A quick easy to read post about Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids. Written by Holly Korbey about a recent talk given by Maryanne Wolf. http://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2015/10/01/understanding-dyslexia-and-the-reading-brain-in-kids/
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! ASSOCIATE FALL/WINTER & WINTER/SPRING session: PART I: Oct 3, Oct 24, Nov 7, Dec 5 (all Saturdays) PART II: Jan 9, Jan 30, Feb 20, Apr 9 (all Saturdays) Registration is limited and courses do fill … Continue reading
Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, responds to a young girl with severe dyslexia who writes asking for him to watch her youtube clip and help kids like her “learn ‘to fly’ like a dyslexic”. http://www.virgin.com/richard-branson/like-a-dyslexic#.VWthyxvVwws.linkedin
The Toronto Star recently featured an article about songwriter Marc Jordan who has composed and performed for years, receiving awards for many of his hit songs, all while keeping hidden his lifelong struggle with dyslexia . Jordan finally had a … Continue reading