Event Calendar

Upcoming events

    • 22 Jun 2015
    • 8:00 AM
    • 25 Jun 2015
    • 5:00 PM
    • CWC campus in Riverton, Wyoming
    • 306

    Two days of the BEST...

    "Best Practices Professional Development",

    followed by two days of the BEST...

    "Special Education Law" presentations,

    that are available anywhere in Wyoming!

     

    Highly recommended for:

    General Education Teachers,

    Special Education Teachers,

    Special Education Directors,

    Principals,

    Parents,

    Parent Advocates,

    Service Providers,

    School Attorneys,

    Hearing Officers,

    And many more...

    PTSB, UW Grad and CLE Credits will available

    • 03 Aug 2015
    • 07 Aug 2015
    • Casper, Wyoming

    Be part of the ongoing Professional Development Opportunity for Educators Working with Students Who Have Significant Cognitive Disabilities!

    Conference will be presented by Claire Greer. Claire is a Research Associate at the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies in the Department of Allied Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has worked for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction as a Consultant for Autism, Severe Intellectual Disabilities and Multiple Disabilities, and was the Director of the North Carolina Deaf-Blind Project.

    Course Objectives:

    ·         Introduce theoretical models and process of literacy and their relationship to this population

    ·         Recognition of oral and written language development for this population

    ·         Provide a range of assessment and intervention strategies that address emergent and convention literacy

    ·         Familiarize participants with a range of technologies and a variety of materials and resources that support literacy learning

    Link effective literacy instruction with the WY Extended Content Standards in ELA 

     


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