Region 13 is thrilled to announce that First Author Writing Curriculum creator, Janet Sturm, Ph.D, CCC-SLP, will be presenting at this year’s Beat the Heat conference in June!
Dr. Sturm is a professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Central Michigan University, and she has been working in general and special education classrooms for over 30 years. Her research and development work focuses on writing instruction for students with disabilities, computer-supported literacy, formative and summative assessments of beginning writers, classroom communication and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).
On June 21st, Dr. Sturm will be doing a full day presentation (also being livestreamed) on teaching writing to students with significant intellectual and multiple disabilities. She will also present a 90 minute breakout session on June 22nd.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to learn from one of the best writing instructors of students with disabilities in the nation! Register for the 2018 Beat the Heat conference now!
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