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Comprehensive Literacy Instruction for Students with Significant Disabilities and Complex Communication Needs
March 11 @ 8:00 am - March 13 @ 5:00 pm
Tina Moreno is an AAC specialist and SLP with the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities. She is collaborating with her employer and Camp ALEC (where she is co-director) to bring the following educational event to Cleveland this March. She mentioned this educational opportunity at the conclusion of her two presentations at the recent OSSPEAC Conference and received a great deal of interest. https://campalec.regfox.com/complit-march2019 This three-day introductory intensive course focuses on conventional literacy instruction for students with moderate to significant disabilities. Drs. Karen Erickson and David Koppenhaver will guide participants in learning how to provide daily comprehensive literacy instruction that includes word study, self-directed reading, reading comprehension, and writing. Course participants will examine student work samples, videos of classroom instruction, methods of instruction, and theoretical frameworks supporting universal literacy. The course is open to any and all interested educators and related services personnel concerned with supporting communication and literacy in these students.