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Deaf and Hard of Hearing
VIRTUAL: An Introduction to Strategic and Interactive Writing Instruction (SIWI)

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 professional development session provides educators with an introduction to the SIWI driving principles and how they are enacted in writing and language instruction with deaf students.  There will be an opportunity to practice responding to students’ diverse language contributions during guided interactive writing.  Educators will be introduced to a space called the Language Zone and will learn instructional options for growing students’ linguistic competence and developing their metalinguistic awareness.

*Preparatory materials will be emailed prior to session for optimal participation.

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Friday, August 19, 2022

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(3) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Shelly Deaver Bybee
Hannah Dostal
Kimberly Wolbers
Date Time Location
8/18/2022 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Other, Region 20 ESC District - Zoom Meeting 20
Recommended Event Titles
Deaf and Hard of Hearing
13 sessions

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