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Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Visual Phonics (See the Sound)



ESC-20 provides training and technical assistance to programs serving students who are deaf or hard of hearing, including assisting programs meet the unique needs of students who are deaf or hard of hearing across the continuum of placement options.
 


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Important Session Information:


This two-day workshop explores the multi-sensory Visual Phonics program and its benefits in reinforcing oral language, speech, literacy and writing skills for students who are deaf or hard of hearing, bilingual, or possess diverse learning needs. This hands-on workshop develops the skills necessary to implement Visual Phonics in therapeutic and instructional settings. The second day explores research-based strategies to support beginning spelling and reading instruction with the support of Visual Phonics in therapeutic and instructional settings. Participants are provided opportunities to practice techniques for teaching: Letter recognition/matching/naming/formation; phoneme awareness (K-2), phoneme-grapheme (sound-symbol) association; blending of one-syllable decodable words; recognition of irregular words; and building accuracy and speed in word recognition.

**Select Visual Phonics materials will be provided with registration.** 

**10 clock hours of continuing education credit by the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association (TSHA) pending.**

**Participants must attend both days to receive credit. Partial credits are not available.**

***ESC, Region 20 values accessibility and will do everything possible to provide the requested accommodations; however, requests made within ten (10) business days of the event cannot be guaranteed. For questions contact: shelly.bybee@esc20.net*** 

***If registration is closed before the first day of the session, contact shelly.bybee@esc20.net for information.***

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Monday, October 21, 2024

Session ID:
101044
Credits Available:
(10) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
25
Fee:
$150.00
Contact Person:
Shelly Deaver Bybee
Instructor(s):
Shelly Deaver Bybee
Date Time Location
11/6/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Zavala Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
11/7/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Zavala Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208


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