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VIRTUAL FORMAT: Handwriting without Tears

ESC-20 provides training and resources for special education related services. A related services cooperative is also available to assist in finding related service providers to support students with disabilities.

Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

Important Session Information:

This session will focus on print and cursive implementation.  Topics include a discussion of research describing the impact of handwriting on student academic achievement and specific techniques for teaching handwriting.  In this interactive session, participants will learn how to integrate print and digital curricula into in-school or at-home instruction and how to assign student lessons using the Interactive Digital Teaching Tool alongside the HWT Digital Student App.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Articulate the importance of implementing the handwriting process and physical approach to building student’s skills in print handwriting.
  • Identify a multisensory, child-friendly teaching order to teach capital letters, numbers, and lowercase letters.
  • Explain how double lines lead to student writing success and be able to use simple teaching tips to help students write on any type of lined paper.
  • Integrate the Interactive Digital Teaching Tool and Digital Student App to enhance and support in-class, flipped classroom and virtual instruction.
  • Explore engaging ways to build student sentence skills and how to incorporate writing activities.
  • Locate additional resources to support your year-long handwriting instruction, including the Screener of Handwriting Proficiency, +Live Insights and the PD Hub.

Presenter:  Katrina Erickson

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Session ID:
Credits Available:
(5.5) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Julia Eyer
Katrina Erickson
Julia Eyer
Date Time Location
11/9/2021 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Other, Region 20 ESC District - Zoom Meeting 10
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