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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) has been approved.**

**1.2 continuing education credit by the Board for Evaluation of Interpreters (BEI) has been approved.**

**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*** 

Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
102917
Credits Available:
(10) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
13
Fee:
$150.00
Contact Person:
Shelly Deaver Bybee
Instructor(s):
Shelly Deaver Bybee
Date Time Location
7/15/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - La Villita Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
7/16/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Bandera Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208


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