Workshops

Upcoming Workshops through Duluth Community Ed:

DYSLEXIA:  WHAT A PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW

In this workshop students will learn the definition of dyslexia and reading difficulties including signs/symptoms, accommodations, 504 plans vs. the IEP, and the importance of the paper trail.  Discussion will also include current research, assessment, remediation, and assistive technology.

Location: Denfeld High School                                                                                          When:    Tues. Sept. 25th   ~   6:30-8:30 PM                                                                Cost:      $15.00

To register contact:  Deb Dwyer – 218-340-7393 – dwyers@boreal.org  or http://www.duluthcommunityed.org/

 

DYSGRAPHIA:  WHAT A PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW

This workshop is designed to give parents basic information to help their children succeed in writing.  Dysgraphia, sometimes called disorder of written expression, is a neurology disorder.  We will discuss how to signs/symptoms, assessment, types of remediation, accommodations and technology.  Bring a sample of your child’s writing to class.

Location: Denfeld High School                                                                                        When:    Tues. Oct. 16 ~  6:30-8:30 PM                                                                         Cost:      $15.00

To register contact:  Deb Dwyer – 218-340-7393 – dwyers@boreal.org or http://www.duluthcommunityed.org/