Learning Disabilities Fall Conference & Resource Expo
Note: Full brochure and mail-in registration form at www.ldanj.org-Events ***Special thanks to Decoding Dyslexia NJ & to TCNJ for their support*** SPONSORS Beacon College Gibbons P.C. Winston Prep NJ Sponsor, Vendor & advertising information-email info@LDANJ.org - Closed CLOSED WORKSHOPS: A1 Contact info@LDANJ.org with questions or 732-645-2738 NOTE: Day of Conference in-person registration only as space permits!! Cash preferred. Questions? 732-991-9107 _________________________________________________________________________ Key: PS=Preschool K=Kindergarten E=Elementary M=Middle School HS=High School HS+=Beyond HS 8:30-9:00 Registration, Breakfast, & Resource Expo Open 9:00-10:15 Session A Workshop 1: A Neuropsychological Formula for Diagnosing LD & Other Problems/Korner/All Workshop 2: Dyslexia Myths & Misconceptions & a Path to Intervention Across the Lifespan/Murphy/PS-HS Workshop 3: Math is Language Too-Two/McHale & Heffernan/E-M Workshop 4: Writing Instruction: A Structured Roadmap that Works/Patel/E-M Workshop 5: Dyslexia – Making It Personal/Brugger/All Workshop 6: iLearn: 10 Must-Have Apps and Tools for Students with Learning Disabilities/Mendez/E-HS Workshop 7: Gap Year Benefits for LD Learning Styles/Bull/HS-HS+ Workshop 8: The 3 Rs of Transition to Adulthood/Feagles/M-HS+ Workshop 9: College Transition: Correcting Myths & Misunderstandings/Hamblet/M-HS 10:15-10:45 Networking & Resource Expo 10:45-12:00 Session B Workshop 1: The Intersection of Dyslexia, Executive Functioning & Shut-Down Learners/Selznick/All Workshop 2: Best Practices in Dyslexia/LD Identification/Grau/E-HS Workshop 3: Everyone Math-ing: Promoting Grade Level Math Content for All/Schwartz/M-HS+ Workshop 4: How to Live in a World of Words/Overcoming Reading Comprehension/Katz/E-HS+ Workshop 5: Emotions, Impulsivity & Behaviors: Self-Regulation Strategies & ADHD/Gryta/P-HS Workshop 6: Dyslexia: Making It Personal/Brugger/All Workshop 7: Orton-Gillingham On-Line/Levy /K-HS Workshop 8: Developing an IEP for Success/Pratt/M-HS+ Workshop 9: Parent Roundtables: Ask the Experts/Decoding Dyslexia NJ/All 12:00- 12:30 Lunch--Networking--Resource Expo 12:30-1:45 Session C Workshop 1: The Brain Science Behind Learning and Connecting with Students/Understood-Kaufman/All Workshop 2: What is the Difference Between an IEP and a 504 Plan?/Palisano & Clifford/All Workshop 3: State of the State of Inclusion in NJ/Buglione/E-HS Workshop 4: Formal & Informal Assessment DataàDiagnostic, Prescriptive Literacy Instruction/Lynam/All Workshop 5: Teaching Financial Literacy/Nadler/E-M Workshop 6: Executive Functioning & Emotional Regulation for Young Adults/Cavanagh/HS-HS+ Workshop 7: Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, and Writing/Levy/M-HS Workshop 8: Choosing the Best LD Transition Program/Sommer/M-HS+ Workshop 9: Dyslexia: From the High School Students’ Perspectives/YES! Program Ambassadors/M-HS+ 1:45-2:15 Networking & Resource Expo 2:15-3:30 Session D Workshop 1: I Have A Diagnosis, Now What?/Meltzer/PS-HS Workshop 2: Proven Techniques to Increase Learning and Manage Attention/Elrom/E-HS Workshop 3: A Frickin’ Elephant-Language Comprehension/Mancuso/PS-E Workshop 4: Dyslexia Handbook/Tellier/PS-HS Workshop 5: Universal Design for Learning (UDL): Accessibility for All Learners/Chambers/PS-HS Workshop 6: Mandate to Mission: One District’s Journey to Support Dyslexia/So. Brunswick Schools/E-HS Workshop 7: Parent-Child Separation: Preparing for College Transition/Morris-Wood/HS-HS+ Workshop 8: The True, Real, & Hard Facts: Transition from High School to College/McLennon-Wier/HS-HS+ Workshop 9: Technology Beyond the Classroom/Marotta/HS-HS+ **3:30 Certificates for 5 Professional Development Units (NJ Provider Id #568) LDANJ Annual Meeting Complete session descriptions available on our website www.ldanj.org or email info@LDANJ.org Hope to see you at the conference! Together we CAN make a difference! Sponsor, advertising, and vendor opportunities Contact LDANJ at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.ldanj.org for form. Submit until Oct. 10, 2019 Early Bird Registration - Discount Rates until Oct. 13, 2019 LDA Members & Students $25, Non-Members $50, Registration & Membership $75 Starting Oct. 14, 2019 registration with credit card on Eventbrite only : Students$30, LDA Members $30, Non-Members $55, Registration & Membership $80 Walk-Ins will be honored as space permits; check or cash preferred. Questions? Please call 732-645-2738 or email email@example.com. FAQs What are my transportation/parking options getting to the event? Parking available right next to Education Building in Lots 17 or 18 is space available. Otherwise, go to Lots 4, 5 or 6. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? All questions go to firstname.lastname@example.org or 732-645-2738. ***On the date of the event only, contact 732-991-9107 if you have a problem. What is the refund policy? Typically, there will be no refunds after Oct. 20.