Dyslexia 1- Identification and Understanding Difficulties associated with the Diagnosis (P/PP) Workshop 1
A practical workshop examining the signs and symptoms of dyslexia and how teachers might recognise it in the classroom. We will look at the specific difficulties associated with the diagnosis and will use basic assessments and checklists suitable for classroom and school use to help teachers plan to assess the children. At the end of this workshop the participants will understand better what dyslexia feels like from the perspective of the person with dyslexia and in what areas of education and daily living the difficulties appear. Two evening event - 3 hours in total)
Presenter Biography- Annette Ormond, Grad Dip. SEN, M.Ed ASN.
I am a primary teacher working in schools for the past sixteen years. I am a passionate lifelong learner and am currently completing a Masters in Educational Leadership in Waterford Institute of Technology. I am studying towards a degree in psychology also. I have completed many different courses in the area of educating children with Special Educational Needs and I have significant and varied experience in the area also. I believe wholeheartedly in the difference we can make in the lives of people with many additional needs through our understanding and our knowledge. I have worked with the Dyslexia Association of Ireland for the past seven years and was awarded the IATSE Testimonial and Award for excellence in Support Teaching in 2017 when studying in University College Dublin.
|Course Start Date / Time||09-03-2021 7:00 pm|
|Course End Date / Time||09-03-2021 8:30 pm|
|Subsequent Dates||18th of March|
|Number Hours||1.5 Hours|
Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
Tel: (053) 92 39100