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Dyslexia
Dyslexia Identification Series Part 1: Dyslexia Characteristics, Risk Factors, and Instruction - Spring 2021 (ZOOM)



ESC-20 provides training and technical assistance for professionals serving student with dyslexia. Students with dyslexia usually experience difficulties with other language skills such as spelling, writing, and pronouncing words.
 


Academic Performance
Increased Learning Time
Teacher Quality
Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

Important Session Information:


This session is an introduction to dyslexia, and it will include information from Chapters 1 and 4 of the Dyslexia Handbook, 2018 Update.  We will explore the characteristics and risk factors of dyslexia along with how these conditions may affect literacy development.

We will also examine requirements for instruction provided to students identified with dyslexia.

Participants will need a digital a copy of the Dyslexia Handbook, 2018 Update.

This session meets the criteria outlined in TAC §232.11 regarding continuing professional education hours required to renew teacher certification through the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC). 

COVID-19 Adaptation:  Out of an abundance of caution, this session will be offered virtually.  Due to this change, the format has changed.  Participants will participate in a 2-hour Zoom and complete outside assignments to accrue the remaining four hours of credit.

Participants must have a desktop or laptop to participate, along with an adequate internet connection.  Active participation of various forms will be required during the session in order to obtain course credit.  

You will receive a confirmation email from Connect20. Be sure to check your spam or junk mail for the email which will contain your login instructions.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, call Central Registration (210-370-5671) for assistance during business hours 8am-4:30pm.

ALTA HOURS:

If you need ALTA hours, please click this link and log into your ALTA account to submit your request.  Per ALTA, “applications must be received 2 weeks prior to the event; CEU hours will only be approved in advance.

 


Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Monday, January 11, 2021

Session ID:
65003
Credits Available:
(2) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
73
Fee:
$25.00
Contact Person:
Katy Kloberdanz
Instructor(s):
Katy Kloberdanz
Kim Lowe
Date Time Location
1/12/2021 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Other, Region 20 ESC District - Zoom Meeting 4
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