Posts Tagged ‘reading’

Active Learning Expert Patricia Obrzut @ Beat the Heat 2018!

On June 21st, the first day of Beat the Heat 2018, Patricia Obrzut, MS, OTR/L will present a full day session: Active Learning: Given the Opportunity, Any Child Can Learn! Active learning, an innovative approach developed by Dr. Lilli Nielsen, emphasizes that all individuals learn best by active participation.  For students with multiple disabilities, active participation is achieved by creating […]

Looking for ways to increase the reading performance of all students in your classroom?

Progress in the General Curriculum Statewide Network is pleased to present  Dr. Barbara Blackburn High Yield Reading Strategies: Supporting the Reading Development of Students with Disabilities Across Content Areas May 16th, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Region 20 Education Service Center In this free workshop, Dr. Blackburn will lead instruction of high yield reading strategies for all grade levels […]

Do you know secondary students who struggle with decoding?

Join the Region 13 SIM Team to learn more! Helping Secondary Students Decode with Word Identification (FA1532063) In this workshop you will learn the Word Identification Strategy. This is a research-validated strategy that teaches students to systematically dissect words, pronounce them, and then fluently read them in a sentence. As students become adept with applying […]

Are you searching for instructional stategies to help all students in your ELAR class be successful?

Join us for Accessing the General Curriculum in ELAR! In this workshop you will acquire tools and practice strategies for teaching grade-level English Language Arts and Reading content to students with disabilities. You will leave this engaging and fun session with hands-on activities and materials that you will be able to use in your classroom.  The workshop content […]

Dyslexia Conference 2015 – Awesome Opportunity – Attend Day Two for FREE

The 2015 Fall Dyslexia Conference, September 23 and 24, will offer two days of innovative presentations with a focus on helping students “Connect to Text.” On Day One, Dr. Jill Allor, Ed. D., professor and chair of the SMU Department of Teaching and Learning, will provide the keynote address. Dr. Allor will share her research and […]

Inclusion Support for ELA-R

If you are teaching students with disabilities in an inclusion setting, either as a Special Education teacher or as a General Education teacher, Region 13 would like to encourage you to attend Accessing the General Curriculum in English Language Arts on April 9, 2014. Participants will leave with strategies to help deliver engaging, scaffolded lesson […]

Understand the Critical Role of Oral Language in Reading for Your Title I and ELL Students

Free webinar from Education Week, may also be of interest to Special Educators: This event takes place on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, 3 to 4 p.m. ET. Research has shown that oral language has a profound impact on children’s preparedness for kindergarten and on their success throughout their academic career. Children typically enter school with […]

New: Inclusion Support for ELAR Teachers

If you are teaching students with disabilities in an inclusion setting, either as a Special Education teacher or as a General Education teacher, Region 13 would like to encourage you to attend our new workshop: Accessing the General Curriculum in English Language Arts. Participants will leave with strategies to help determine and implement appropriate accommodations, […]

Reading K-2 Tier 1 RTI Workshop at Region 13

Do you need to strengthen Tier 1 reading instruction for Grades K-2? Literacy is the foundation to all learning. Building a strong foundation in literacy for every child is the responsibility of all teachers. That can be a daunting task but it is one of the most rewarding experiences a teacher can have. The “Strengthening […]

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