Dyslexia teacher training starts Feb. 20

brain with words coming out

A six-part training session on topics related to dyslexia will begin on Feb. 20 and is open to teachers for registration. Follow this link to register.

Senate Bill 1003 teacher training related to dyslexia is scheduled to take place Feb. 20, 21, March 15, 16, May 3 and 4, with instruction rotating between locations in Roseburg.

Each day's training is from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Attendance at all six sessions is expected. Cost is $750 per teacher and includes all materials. There will be a one-hour lunch break, but a meal is not provided.

Sessions are scheduled as follows:

Tuesday, Feb. 20 and Wednesday, Feb. 21: Ford Family Foundation, 1600 N.W. Stewart Parkway

Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16: location to be announced

Thursday, May 3, Douglas Education Service District, 1871 N.E. Stephens St.

Training topics include:
Reading brain
Dyslexia understood
Assessment of and for learning
Essentials of explicit, systematic instruction
Phonology
Orothography decoded
WORDS
Strategies for increasing fluency
The written word

Please contact Kristin Swanson at kristin.swansonatdouglasesd.k12.or.us if you have questions. To register, follow this link

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